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Cigar Box Nation 10,000th Member Contest Results

Here are the results of the Shane Speal / Cigar Box Nation 10K Contest:

GRAND PRIZE: CBGITTY Commemorative Cigar Box Guitar + Shane Speal "Empty Wooden Box" cd + personal 20 minute Skype lesson from Shane Speal

WINNER: Ian MacDonald

FIRST PRIZES: Shane Speal handmade Cigar Box Guitar + Shane Speal "Empty Wooden Box" cd + personal 20 minute Skype lesson from Shane Speal

WINNERS:
1. Kevin Karamitros
2. Sylvia Tinkham
3. Mathew Cowin
4. Chili John
5. Marty Newbery

Additional Prizes: Free download of Shane Speal's "Empty Wooden Box" album

WINNERS: 
1. John Harris
2. Tom Brattain
3. Brian Hunt
4. George Moran
5. John R. Yuknis

We will be contacting the winners via FaceBook message over the next few days to get shipping/e-mail addresses to arrange prize delivery.

Thank you to everyone for participating, this contest was a great success in helping to celebrate CBN's milestone and grow the Cigar Box Guitar movement. Keep on pickin'!

C. B. Gitty and Shane Speal

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This is an exciting time for the Cigar Box Guitar and Handmade Music movement!

Not sure why? Check this out:

  • It has been 20 years since Cigar Box Nation founder Shane Speal built his first CBG
  • It has been 10 years since Shane founded the Yahoo CBG group, which played a primary role in jumpstarting the CBG revolution
  • It will soon be Cigar Box Nation's 5th Anniversary
  • Shane Speal has also just released a great new album of instrumental cigar box guitar music entitled Empty Wooden Box

But the biggest news is that Cigar Box Nation is poised to reach 10,000 members in the next couple of weeks! This is a huge milestone for the Cigar Box Guitar and Handmade Music movement, yet another amazing event in a series that has seen the humble Cigar Box Guitar reach heights hardly imaginable a few years ago - played onstage by Paul McCartney, showing up in Guitar World and other "real" guitar publications, being acknowledged by StewMac, Guitar Center, Musician's Friend... the list goes on.

*** CONTEST DETAILS ***

Cigar Box Nation, in partnership with founder Shane Speal and C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply, is holding a contest to celebrate CBN's 10,000 membership mark as well as the release of Shane's new album Empty Wooden Box

 

GRAND PRIZE - 5 WINNERS WILL RECEIVE:

  • A handmade 3-string cigar box guitar by Shane Speal
  • A copy of Speal's album, Empty Wooden Box
  • A personal 20 minute Skype cigar box guitar lesson from Shane Speal

 

EXTRA PRIZE - 1 WINNER

  • A CBN commemorative C. B. Gitty cigar box guitar
  • A copy of Speal's album, Empty Wooden Box
  • A personal 20 minute Skype cigar box guitar lesson from Shane Speal

RUNNER UP PRIZES - 5 WINNERS

 

HOW TO ENTER: 

Simply visit the Cigar Box Nation page on Facebook and post the status, "I want to win the Shane Speal contest!" 

YOU MUST ENTER BETWEEN APRIL 9-29, 2013.  Prizes drawn May 6, 2013.

Note: Skype calls to be scheduled at the convenience of both Shane Speal and the winners.

No purchase necessary.  Void where prohibited.  

 

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