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One string ukulele (the "very diddly bow")

Started Oct 15, 2018 0 Replies

Here's my latest video on one of my latest guitars builds. Loads of fun to play with a little bit of echo......…Continue

Tags: cigar box ukulele, diddley bow

 

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Back porch Blues Voodoo Child tutorial

"I like your tutorials Kent. Thanks."
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Back porch Blues Voodoo Child tutorial

Online shop: https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/chriscbgkentpayne?ref=search_shop_redirect Shaking out a classic blues riff back porch style for the slide cigar bo...
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Robert Johnson inspired riff on the contraband cigar box guitar

"Lonman your welcome to guess but I don’t think you’ll get it! Haha, thanks!"
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Robert Johnson inspired riff on the contraband cigar box guitar

"haha, ya can't show the front of your CB but can you describe it? Thanks for the video, as always very helpful"
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Unplugged 12 bar blues.

"Sounds cool nice one!"
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Ho, Ho, Oh, Oh

"Dave - very helpful! Thanks, have a great weekend. "
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Ho, Ho, Oh, Oh

"Cheers Dave, I know nothing about fiddles - what parts did you use? Is it essentially a cigar box fit with viola strings and and that tail piece and what is the fretboard and neck, AND what is the short scale length? Lots of questions, how high is…"
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Ho, Ho, Oh, Oh

"Dave, What strings and tuning is the fiddle? I fancy a bit of this myself. "
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Ho, Ho, Oh, Oh

"Great sound.! An Irish or Scottish twang to it and I love the fiddle."
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Robert Johnson inspired riff on the contraband cigar box guitar

"That is a good riff and sound.  I just read a book by Bob Dylan and he was talking about how Robert Johnson was an influence on him, as were quite a few others.   Nylon strings!   I think Gitty is selling some guitars with…"
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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
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50 +
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
How expressive these instruments can be and how building them and coming up with new ideas is only limited by our imagination. Plus I love open tunings and one string instruments.

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