This Land is Your Land: 2-String Chugger Cigar Box Guitar

An Americana classic in 1-finger, Slinger style! More info and free chord chart: https://sites.google.com/site/cigarboxguitarslingersspokane/...

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Comment by Derek Rose on June 19, 2021 at 10:04am

Good on the Wood, Doug.

Comment by Uncle John on June 18, 2021 at 2:45pm

Woody Guthrie approved.   

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on June 18, 2021 at 1:45pm
Thanks Kale! You are probably correct; I don’t really know! Maybe all his songs were not protest ones. The lyrics in the form I found them seem pretty positive to me. This one is easy and fun to play and sing.
Comment by Poorness Studios on June 18, 2021 at 1:21pm

A little Woody Guthrie on CBG. Nice. I've heard this song was meant to be an anti-government song but the record company changed a couple verse to make it sound patriotic. I'm not sure if that's true or not but anything is possible with ol' Woody.

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on June 18, 2021 at 11:11am
You’re welcome BrianQ! I would agree. I remember this song from my youth, and it’s a good reminder of, in spite of it all, the blessings of living in America and the freedoms we still enjoy.
Comment by BrianQ. on June 18, 2021 at 10:54am

Thanx guys, you’re never too old for a chorus of this land is your land, or so I’m finding out  :)

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