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Cigar Box Guitar Tails - Tail pieces

Posted on May 12, 2021 at 12:16am 1 Comment

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Check out these cool tailpieces  from Italy 

they are hand made and hand forged!

https://www.ebay.it/itm/254975588347?hash=item3b5dbab7fb:g:GdMAAOSwuJZgmst6

totally cool project ideas here…

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- Cigar Box Blues Fans -

Posted on April 5, 2021 at 3:30pm 2 Comments

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Look on your phone, there is free Cigar Box Guitar music.
Available on any service -Amazon/ itunes/ spotify/ Pandora etc
remember that the next time your doing chores or stuck in a waiting room or somewhere you  can enjoy music
......this will warm up your ears while your phone is…
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1950's Cigar Box Guitar History - Antique CBG and story

Posted on September 19, 2019 at 11:00am 2 Comments

Hi all, this just came up for sale on ebay!

I posted more info about this wonderful homemade guitar below the photo

check out the headstock and fretboard!…

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Cigar Box Guitar Music - Old time Blues

Posted on September 9, 2019 at 6:00pm 2 Comments

--------------- It's finally out, a new download of all cigar box guitar music!

This is an album of old time amped up Twangy Blues and Slide cigar box guitar music.

If you enjoy listening to slide and 3 string guitar recorded in Lo-Fidelity, this album is all cigar box guitar music with NO regular guitars. 

It is also…

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Homemade Cigar Box Guitar Pickups

Posted on January 10, 2019 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

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Hi, I just wanted to post new Cigar Box Pickup designs for January 2019.

If you build or sell cigar box guitars these will give our instrument and authentic look plus add value to your guitars.  Here are the new 2019 models

email me or visit …

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At 1:09pm on May 16, 2021, A.D.EKER said…

Johnny  spread the news on Old time Cigarbox 3 string guitars !

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I google image searched WC Fields.

 
 
 

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