Jay Corwin
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  • Sanborn, NY
  • United States

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Spirit Family Reunion

Started Jun 18, 2015 0 Replies

My group is opening for Spirit Family Reunion in Buffalo on June 24th. They are a great old timey, gospely, countryish, string band who's been making their way around the country for a few years now.…Continue

Tags: reunion, family, spirit

Timbre Land on the Radio 1/8/15 @ 7pm

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jay Corwin Jan 20, 2015. 2 Replies

We will be playing live on the radio this Thursday night on WBNY 91.3 out of Buffalo, NY. Just us, our instruments, a couple of condenser mics, and a transmitter!If you are interested and not close…Continue


Started this discussion. Last reply by Jay Corwin Jun 17, 2014. 2 Replies

I'm selling my Kala U-bass, which is one of the earlier spruce top models. It's in near perfect condition and has never left my house. It has the upgraded G-string installed which solved the buzzing…Continue

Tags: uke, bass


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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Shane Speal
How many instruments have you built so far?
None yet, but I own a couple.
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
I like having an instrument I can throw in the back seat of the car and take with me on road trips, not having to worry about value or damage.

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At 6:04pm on August 13, 2014, Ron "Oily" Sprague said…
Jay, 'Twas a pleasure doing bidniss with you, likewise. That's how folks at the Nation be. Soon as I record something with the U-bass, I'll send you an mp3.
At 2:29pm on June 17, 2014, Ron "Oily" Sprague said…
BTW, my Dad was born in Buffalo...
At 5:19pm on May 7, 2014, Uncle John said…

Yup, I liked the vid too.  Glad to have you for a CBN friend.

At 5:29pm on April 3, 2014, Peter J Thorne said…

Just watched your video. Love your music, great sound! I'll tell you what, next time you guys are around 100 mile house, British Columbia , please let me know, I'd  love to book the band! Just kidding. I wish! Anyway, really enjoyed the video. Have a bright future and take care!


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