Nigel McTrustry's Groups (14)

  • How to Play a Cigar Box Guitar

    852 members Latest Activity: Feb 7 Playing tips and secrets. Tunings. Primal music theory.

  • Garage Band Users group

    45 members Latest Activity: Feb 23, 2017 All things GB. Set up. Recording, Editing. tips tricks and techniques. From set up to burning to disc.

  • CBGs for Service Members - CLOSED

    412 members Latest Activity: Apr 4, 2017

    Due to lack of participation, this group is now closed. We keep it archived here for historic preservation purposes.

  • Radios turned Guitar Amps

    275 members Latest Activity: Feb 13

    This is the group for Lo-Watt Rock & Blues.

    Here is the place to post photos and information on how to convert vintage electronics into…

  • Reggae Nation

    82 members Latest Activity: Jan 5, 2017

    A place to lay back in the sun and chill :o) Post all your reggae, ska, dub & dancehall covers right here, mon!


  • Blind Willie Johnson CBG Tribute - free download

    279 members Latest Activity: Sep 15, 2016

    Download your free copy of the Cigar Box Guitar Tribute to Blind Willie Johnson.  All cigar box guitar.  Presented by…

  • Speal's Tavern - a CBG Blues Club near Pittsburgh

    85 members Latest Activity: Dec 28, 2017 Shane Speal announces a brand new venue in the Western PA area... Speal's Tavern. Speal's has been pouring since the end of Prohibition...and has…

  • 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.

  • Purgatory Hill Fan Club

    122 members Latest Activity: Mar 20, 2016 The fan page for Purgatory Hill, the gothic blues duo of pAt mAcdonald and melaniejane. Post your show reviews, pics and more.

  • Diddley Bows and Other Primitives

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

  • 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…

  • Three string guitars

    649 members Latest Activity: 17 hours ago

    Everything about anything that's a three stringer

  • Australian CBG

    147 members Latest Activity: Feb 7 Australian builders can meet and discuss issues with making guitars down under.

  • CBG News

    208 members Latest Activity: Aug 30, 2016 A home for news articles, interviews, press releases and anything that's out there spreading the word, or what you want out there spreading the…

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"Elegant guitar for a girl. No bullets here! Lucky kids."
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