Hey guys Check this out, It's a 1920's Red Top Grease Can Banjo
Look at the details on this really cool instrument, this is homemade twang!
There is even grafite pencil marks to mark out the frets on the neck, the builder even had to modify the markings…Continue
Bill Coliins said this, I thought paraphrased it would be a great write up for inspiration to post over here.
"There's a certain rawness to a homemade cigar box guitar. It's a sound that has grit. There is an unrefined quality that you don't find in guitars being made in a factory. Cigar Box Guitars have a ruff, dry attack and an unruliness to them.
A lot of cigar box guitar builders today try to fix and correct the nuances of a homemade guitar, and there is definitely…Continue
Do you like Cigar Box Guitar music?
I have downloads and you can listen to vintage and authentic slide and blues guitar played only on 3 and 4 string cigar box guitar,
Check out the music at the website…Continue
Hi guys, I finally organized and edited some of my music for online listening. These 2 albums are all old time blues music played on cigar box guitar. NO singing, NO band, NO regular guitars. These recordings are only authentic Delta Blues and slide cigar box guitar.
All of this music was recorded with only 3 and 4…