"1. I believe 3 strings can teach you what you can leave out of a song
2. I believe that simplicity is the essence of good design, both in building and in playing
3. I believe the same energy that builds a CBG builds friendships and families
"If it has a cigar box and strings you shorten with fingers/frets/slide it is very Fred
If it has a cigar box it is almost Fred
if it was made in your home shop it is close enough to Fred
we welcome all!!!"
"Yep. I tend to see the snobs more online on 6 string pages. They are into standard tuning and traditional learning mrthods alone. A good bit I'd people who seem interested tweak their tunings, and such. Just gotta roll with it."
"Late to the party, as usual. My experience has been that most guitar players I talk to are interested, even impressed a bit with some of my gits, in person and in photos. Then, there is the occasional "I only play 6 string guitars" or even…"
"The thing I've noticed is that some GET IT, and some don't. It seems like the 6 string traditionalists/purists and virtuosos don't get it. I took my CBG and dulcimer into church once, to try out for the praise teams, and the guy over…"
"Oh dear Lawd, I guess that means that the Tennessee Music Box I'm working on isn't a "real" dulcimer either since it's rectangular in shape, not to mention that there will only be "frets" on the melody string. What…"
Hi there Matthew, Thanks for the Nice Comments there Bro,and Yes it rings out acoustic and electric aswell,i put in a dubble Humbucker and he realy does the job, direct to the jack
no knobs,and because of the long neck 26,5 inch it gives a nice bassie sound to get deep and low, like you know you need to go sometimes,the lyrics are a Neil young song this Old guitar,that i adapted a little bend and shave to make it more personal, thanks again ,i wisch you and your Famely a Happy easter and the Best ! Greeettssszzz !!
Thanks for that realy Nice Comments there,i see that you are working on a special style for your Videos,is it so the sound prevails over Image? got my first USA Build git; yesterday, check out the Video! Greeettsszz