November 1999 Blog Posts (3)

I see threes

 

introduction

 

Ok..

so I was talking to this guy about how to make a chord minor...

and one thing led to another...

 

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CAUTION.  This is going to be a long discussion.  PLEASE DO NOT attempt to read it from top to bottom and expect it…

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Added by The Phrygian Kid on November 30, 1999 at 12:00pm — 16 Comments

CBG and Blues short stories -Jackson Black Stories 1 - 4

Jackson's Blues by John Bolton

Monday, November 25, 1963

Detroit, Michigan

It was a sad day in this negro man’s life… The day of JFK’s funeral. It was after supper and I was sitting alone in the kitchenette, living room and bedroom of my one room apartment. I was sippin’ Ten High whiskey from a jelly jar and listening to ‘Heat Wave’ by Martha and the Vandellas on WKNR. Not blues, but good music.

Most evenings I will play me some blues. Most evenings I feel…

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Added by Uncle John on November 30, 1999 at 12:00pm — 35 Comments

Trying to make a 6-string CBG - 9

 

So this is where I was a week or so ago. I needed to finish the wood and insert the electronics. Oh, and fix the problem with the frets.

I put two coats of varnish on it, sanding after the second. The mohagony wood looks great. The final color constrasts slightly with the box. I was hoping for that. In this picture you can see that I started on the electronics.…

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Added by John Schafer on November 30, 1999 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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