Rick Alexander
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Rick Alexander replied to Jim Saraceno's discussion Problem with EQ-7545R Pre-amp...
"You have to unplug the cables when you're not playing or it will drain the battery. I made one with a Gitty unit a while back and I think I might have had to resolder the jack to the braided end, it didn't work the first time around. I…"
May 7
Rick Alexander replied to mugs's discussion looking for info on making an old guitar into a reso
"That was probably Dave Lynas."
Apr 24
Rick Alexander and Derek Rose are now friends
Apr 1
Rick Alexander left a comment for Trev Morson
"Hey Trev, I just spotted an et 440 on craigslist for $360. It is in the Los Angeles area. It looks like the same one as Ed's. "
Mar 1
Rick Alexander commented on the anonymous pick's video
Feb 24
Rick Alexander liked the anonymous pick's video
Feb 24
Rick Alexander commented on James O Lunsford's video

Daddy Took Me Fishing

"Happy Birthday James O! Your new guitar is pretty awesome!"
Feb 23
Rick Alexander liked turtlehead's photo
Feb 23
Rick Alexander commented on Uncle John's video

A D Eker 3 string fretless

"Excellent playing and singing, Uncle John! Good sounding build by Andries as well. "
Feb 22
Rick Alexander liked Uncle John's video
Feb 22
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Feb 21
Rick Alexander commented on Uncle John's photo
Feb 21
Rick Alexander liked Grandpa's photo
Feb 20
Rick Alexander commented on Shawn's photo


"Awesome job on these Shawn! "
Feb 20
Rick Alexander commented on Derek Rose's video

Superficial Reasons - original song

"That sounds great Derek!"
Feb 19
Derek Rose commented on Rick Alexander's video

Scratch My Back

"Good playing Rick. "
Feb 17

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
How many instruments have you built so far?
25 or so
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
The combination of building and playing them makes this a rewarding hobby.

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At 7:20am on February 1, 2017, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks Rick for the Like , what key are you blowing and what key do you advice me to play the guitar? and i will have a go at it is it just the muddy style or a perticular song? for lyrics that is? greeeeettss A.D.

At 3:49am on January 17, 2017, Andries D. EKER said…

Hi Rick! yep in de mail! no; 1 yep your right a bit to soft on volume But no 2 is better indeed! am smiling ! Rick its allmost like little sonny in blowing a fuse, Crazy stuff, but it needs something more, Dont you know some Hot babe that can do some vocals,? don't know the words yet, but maybee we can think something up! Fun Rick! hope you had to! we are not done yet ! greeeeettssszz A.D.

At 11:04am on January 13, 2017, Andries D. EKER said…

Hi rick, say it worked out i got the track on my page for you to have a lissen!

At 10:56am on January 13, 2017, Andries D. EKER said…

Hi there Rick say i made this track Rick's Boegie, are you in for some harp blowing on it?  undefined    hope this works co'se seme how i was under the impression that we was friends already but the page rejected my input!,if its a hassle i can e-mail you the trackfile so you can have a lissen,and see what you can do whit it! in case you have to give me your e-mail greeeeettss A.D.

At 5:22pm on December 9, 2016, Andries D. EKER said…

Like its cut from marble!! Halleluja !

At 6:17pm on December 4, 2016, Andries D. EKER said…

Your Yellow signiture mark is popping up all over the place, Yep i never was a factory man so i don't turn em out like some, but from now and then you got to check yourself if you can do em any better than the last time, so a other 4 pup is under construction, and its getting there But  as usual need more MONEY !! ti buy Gear !! Greeeeeeeettssszz A.D.

At 1:01am on December 1, 2016, turtlehead said…

Glad it arrived Rick.  Like John told me, keep it for a while and pass it on when the time is right.  Took me a while to get the feel for it.  The slide was an early one my mom made for me and I felt like I needed to send something else along. Keep it or pass it on as you'd like.  

All the best, 


At 2:59pm on November 11, 2016, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks for your Like Rick !   Grtsszz A.D.

At 5:02am on November 7, 2016, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks for your Like Rick, Glad you appriciated the Mix, its allway's a gamble do you or don't you ,cose it can effend people ,glad you did NOT ! greeeeettssszzz A.D.

At 3:43pm on September 28, 2016, Andries D. EKER said…

HEEEE Rick ! thanks for the Like ! some nice cbg on your picture show! clean and tight stuff, Glam Room ! Greeeettsszz A.D.


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