- Lightnin' Hopkins Cigar Box Guitar History -

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This is a recording of Lightinin' Hopkins talking about his homemade cigar box guitar. It's great to hear the actual audio of his story.

If you would like to learn more about the history of the cigar box guitar
visit the website
https://reddogguitars.com

This except is taken from documentary about the life and times Sam “Lightnin’” Hopkins (1912-1982)
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Comment by Beetlejuice! on June 10, 2019 at 3:55pm

It's so great to hear him say it for himself!...I have read of many legends that played cigar box guitar, but this is in audio form and really impacting!

Comment by Danny Gordon on June 10, 2019 at 12:47pm

very interesting video

Comment by Uncle John on June 10, 2019 at 10:20am

That's great!  Thanks~!

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