Doug "Nomad" Farish
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The sound is amazing. I have played guitar sense I was 9yrs old. I contracted a disease about 10yrs. ago that caused me to lose the grip in my hands. I could not grip the neck.

I want to get back into music.

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Why CBG's Part 2

Posted on July 19, 2018 at 10:32am 2 Comments

 Well the 1 Hundred Proof guitar was matched with it's new owner last night. James was very surprised when he saw it.

Everyone that was there was just in awe over this little CBG. Made me feel really great. When James handed it back to me and said here you play it, I was kinda hesitate on doing so. I said to James what my dad had always told me, "When a person gets a…


Why CBG's?

Posted on July 18, 2018 at 2:32pm 1 Comment

 Well to start off with I'm not much of a blogger but I will try to say something every so often.

 I have been asked several times "Why CBG's?" I played guitar all of my life until I got, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy, CIDP for short. Not going into a long meaning of it, I have lost the ability to grip the neck of a guitar. I thought my music was over except for running sound and doing some small recording work.

 A good friend of mine and the lead guitar,…


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