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Any folks from St. Louis want to jam?

I'm looking for like minded muscians to do some picking on their home made contraptions. Are there any CBG jam sessions in the St. Louis ar…

Started by Mark Miller

5 Feb 8
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Psycho knob

I'm having having an issue installing the internal distortion board through the pickup. Can someone explain?

Started by John

4 Feb 6
Reply by JL

8 string pickups

Wanna build a lap steel from a natural Myrtle plank with nice rough edge bark. My problem: can't find a decent 8 string pickup that is reas…

Started by Mark Jeghers

5 Feb 2
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Flipping youtube video's if your a "Lefty" easy instructions

Playing lefty and watching video's guitar lessons played by right handed individuals can be a little daunting, here's how to flip any video…

Started by Richard Dean

6 Jan 25
Reply by Timothy Hunter

Taming a piezo

Has anybody tried a puddle of either hot glue or epoxy for desensitizing a piezo?

Started by Joe Williams

3 Jan 24
Reply by Kirk

Newbie question 1 string tab convert from dulcimer tab?

hi newbie here I have a Cano and was looking for one string tab. I see references to diatonic dulcimer. My question is if the Cano is tuned…

Started by Dean-O Rochester

2 Jan 23
Reply by Br Harold F Stubbs III

Recording from your phone

I must have done 100 takes, positioning my amp in various places, to try and get a good recording of my guitar, and voice.  The sound in th…

Started by Kirk

3 Jan 22
Reply by Taffy Evans

Fret dot recommendation

Hey all.  Just wondering what you might recommend for an easy but lasting fret dot.  I can't decide on whether to paint the dots, use stick…

Started by Douglas Eric Marsalis

29 Jan 18
Reply by Brendan deVallance

For those who gig

How many of you play out? Open mic or paid gig, doesn’t matter. Do you play your CBG’s in front of strangers? It took me forever to do it…

Started by Kirk

10 Jan 13
Reply by bemuzic

How to play...LEFTY, that's how

My brother just happened to acquire a left handed guitar by happen-chance, I picked it up, having been familiar with a few barre chords(but…

Started by Richard Dean

6 Jan 10
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