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  • Introduce Yourself!

    1228 members Latest Activity: on Thursday We wanna know who you are! Where ya from? What'cha buildin'? This is a place for new members to introduce themselves and old 'uns to show 'em…

  • Percussion Anyone?

    74 members Latest Activity: Oct 25, 2017 Cigar box guitar players can lay down the rythm, but who lays down the groove? This groups is for the percussion player in all of us, lets…

  • Effects and Pedals

    27 members Latest Activity: Feb 9

    For all things pedals and effects.  What are you using.  Whats on your wishlist.

  • CB Nation Recording Studio

    261 members Latest Activity: Feb 6 An experimental recording collective where members of the Nation can collaborate on music with other members. Please start a new discussion for each…

  • Cigar Box Guitar Museum at Speal's Tavern

    86 members Latest Activity: Jul 13, 2017

    Get updates on The Cigar Box Guitar Museum at Speal's Tavern, the world's first permanent museum collection of Cigar Box Guitars.  Speal's Tavern…

  • Tennessee CBGers

    44 members Latest Activity: Jul 10, 2017 A place for all Tennessee CBGers to get together and share.

  • Steampunk Collective

    250 members Latest Activity: Dec 10, 2017 A place to discuss, dream up and create Steampunk instruments.

  • Baritone Guitar (cbg)

    57 members Latest Activity: Nov 14, 2017 If you build baritone cigar box guitars or have a likeness for them, this group is for you.

  • How To Play Bottleneck Slide CBG with your host Keni Lee Burgess

    542 members Latest Activity: May 23, 2014 Welcome. Thank you for joining my group. Please feel free to write and ask any musical questions you have about my lessons. Enjoy.

  • The Art Room

    79 members Latest Activity: Sep 24, 2016 Show your artistic talents beyond CBG's or Cbg's with your own artistic touches.Oil's ,Watercolors,Carvings anything art.(NO NUDES PLEASE!Ugly ones…

  • Diddley Bows and Other Primitives

    315 members Latest Activity: Feb 18 A place to discuss one-string diddley bows, washtub basses, washboards and any other primitive instrument that may fall outside the Cigar Box realm.

  • Hand built and custom microphones

    78 members Latest Activity: Nov 21, 2017

    thought about how i was using modern mics and effects, mainly distortion and reverb, to record with and it seemed the next step to me was hand…

  • Share the Music & Vids

    90 members Latest Activity: May 15, 2017 Recorded or Filmed yourself lately? Got a link to an interesting Youtube vid or music download? Then post em here.

  • AZ CBG Group

    51 members Latest Activity: Dec 15, 2017 WELCOME! Anyone is more than welcome to join! This is a place for all Arizona CBG builders/players to get together! I am hoping we can all get to…

  • Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101

    1572 members Latest Activity: 13 hours ago

    This group is for discussing the basics of CBG building for newer builders - where to start, what to do, common pitfalls, tips and techniques.…

  • Homemade Dobros

    22 members Latest Activity: Jan 18

    "It don't mean a thang, if it ain't got that clang!!!"

    We're discussing homemade dobro ideas.  From dog bowls to paint can lids and…

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Went to pick up a Baritone Ukulele from my buddy Shane Wagstaff, loved it, but then fell in love with a 4 string resonator that he'd built. Now I've got some...
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