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Cigar Box Guitars at Sundance Short Film Channel - your vote needed

The film about cigar box guitars „Low End Instruments” just qualified for the short films competition, Sundance Shorts. So, if anyone would like to help and vote for this film, that can be done at the link below.

You can vote everyday – just sign up. By voting for this film you give you support for its author, who spent a several months to make it done totally for the idea and no profits. Przemek has a chance for very nice awards, like…

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Added by Miku on April 29, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments

Guitars grow on the riverside



What does this rather tricky and ambiguous title mean? All will be revealed in a minute. Firstly, allow me to describe a spectacular musical instrument called the Kania*. This is a 17 inch cigar box guitar,…

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Added by Miku on January 5, 2015 at 5:11pm — 2 Comments

Small Instruments, great music.

Although there are not only cigar box guitars, but the idea of ​​hand-made instruments appears at the first place.



Małe Instrumenty (Small Instruments) are a band exploring new sounds using a wide array of small instruments. The instruments used in their sonic experiments feature an ever expanding array of professional instruments, sound toys made for…

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Added by Miku on December 8, 2014 at 4:30am — 1 Comment

First electric cigar box guitar ever?

Let me introduce to You Mr. Leopold Fijałkowski from Kielce, POLAND. Ingenious inventor of…

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Added by Miku on November 13, 2014 at 6:30am — 19 Comments

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