The Luck O' The Irish

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The Luck O' The Irish

Just an auld group for all the Irish CBG lovers out there.

Members: 40
Latest Activity: May 26, 2018

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Irish music on a CBG

Started by Tam Givens. Last reply by rodger moore May 18, 2018. 11 Replies

Where do you get your cigar boxes???

Started by Dan Butler. Last reply by Shagbeard Coel Jan 18, 2012. 11 Replies

glass cigar tubes

Started by uncle Lou Jun 17, 2010. 0 Replies

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Comment by rodger moore on May 16, 2018 at 6:54am

Hello, I play a little Irish Trad on the Anglo Concertina and whistle.

My wife play Irish Trad with me on her Mandolin and sometime on an ukulele tuned to 5ths.

Comment by william Joseph mcbride on October 22, 2011 at 9:44am

Greetings

I play an array of Instruments from banjo to hurdy gurdy.
I picked up a Guitar Dulcimer 3 years ago and thought i would Make a cigar box version.
this went by the wayside and unfinished.
Then i discovered the Diddley Bow.
I finished the cigar box diddley 10-20-2011 with a Camel Snus resonator.
I will be putting a Transuducer in next and give it a wirl.
will post pictures soon.
I have also Just ordered a custome Cigar box Fiddle
with a Strum stick dulcimer neck from Blaine Horlocker who made my dulcimer.
He really likes a challenge. will send pics on that also.
If interested in having speciall items made like this you may want to check him out at
http://smokeymountaindulcimer.com/

Comment by Andy Dolan on June 15, 2011 at 3:32pm

Hi. Great site. Had to join this group.My dad from Tipperary.Mum from Offaly. Been living in England for 20 years.Miss the old country.But there is a gang of us that get together and play for the craic in some local pubs.Even get free beer for our efforts. I play 6 and 12 string guitar as an accompaniment to the others and the singing.Stumbled across a 3 string advert.Got curious and then hooked.Just about to make my first CBG.

Havent got a clue how to play.But will enjoy trying.

Slainte to you all.

Comment by Rob on January 10, 2011 at 7:57am

Rusty,nice to meet you!

Im in Monmouth 2

Vol.Pat Trophy Division

Had a polar bear plunge yesterday the Bishop came down and went in

 

Comment by Mad Mike's CBG's on January 10, 2011 at 7:44am
I'm an A.O.H. member the O'Rorke division in Rochester New York...Cheers!
Comment by darren brown on August 1, 2010 at 9:00pm
not irish ,lol im scottish from eastern canada i build celtic cbg,s hope you like shanes demo ,thanks for watching .db.
Comment by darren brown on August 1, 2010 at 8:53pm
Comment by Wild Rover on June 17, 2010 at 4:37pm
I come by my Irish by way of the Joyces on my mother side and Farris on my father side. My grandmother could play anything with strings. Grew up on lots of Irish classics. I play mandolin, irish tenor banjo, tin whistle and now cbg. Slainte!
Comment by Rob on December 7, 2009 at 9:18am
Hogs Grunt,ill have to find out the bars they worked in.Im sure you guys crossed paths
Comment by Rob on December 7, 2009 at 9:17am
Ok Joe,just thought id ask..
 

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Irish music on a CBG

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glass cigar tubes

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