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Free Cigar Box Tablature Library

Did you know there is a fast-growing collection of FREE tablature for 3-string cigar box guitars over at CBN's sister site www.CigarBoxGuit

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How do you transfer your CBG playing to digital files?

Hey all, Just wanted some feedback. I've been playing my CBG for a little over 3 months now, and was wondering how folks around here make r…

Started by Snuffy Smith

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4 string info follow up

A while ago I posted about my 4  string  questions. Well I decided to add a bit of a follow up. In the spirit of "use what you've got,"I tr…

Started by Ronald Hanes

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Turkey Roasting Pan Git

Recently finished my roasting pan git. Birch ply top, red oak neck and fretboard. Bone nut and wood/corian bridge. Spatula tailpiece. This…

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Wire splicing

After obtaining a broken necked electro acoustic I've salvaged the electrics.. Input jack,, volume n tone slider control and piezo rod all…

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Regarding sound on the Roland Micro Cube GX...

Hey all, I have the Roland Micro Cube GX. First off, I really do love this little box! I have been using it for the last 3 months, but I am…

Started by Snuffy Smith

6 Aug 15
Reply by Timothy Hunter "spud"

Please post how to play (insert song here) video links

Please post how to play a song video links here. Mississippi Hill Country Blues Wish you were here https://y…

Started by Matt

3 Aug 14
Reply by Dustin Aurand

Threw the PICK away

I took Shane's advice and tossed the picks away ,way more fun finger picking thanks for the great advice Shane .

Started by Jeff 'Bones' Reilly

9 Aug 14
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Autumnal songs on CBG

Ok, we have to admit it. It's the tail end of Summer, Labor Day is coming up, and we're about to start coasting into Fall. This means footb…

Started by Dustin Aurand

0 Aug 13

Blade Runner Blues on CBG

This guy asked if I could play Blade Runner Blues. Does anyone know how to play it? Do you have the chords, tabs, or a videoleaaon? https:/…

Started by Dustin Aurand

9 Aug 13
Reply by Cause the Blue rat

My first electric CBG....

I have always striven for my CBGs to play well acoustically with the ability to amplify them with piezo pickups. this is my first stab at a…

Started by Jim Saraceno

5 Aug 12
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