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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Surfing the net a few years ago for info on Seasick Steve..
How many instruments have you built so far?
None so far but own a Nineboys & a Toelar & an HSG Hubcap guitar.
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here (at least one sentence long), your membership may be rejected as a spam/bot fake account).
Each one is individual & and in my experience ,inspiring from almost the first touch !

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David Bowie Dead

Posted on January 10, 2016 at 8:40pm 8 Comments

David Bowie has died aged 69 after a battle with Cancer .

R.I.P Dave x

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At 4:16am on July 22, 2016, Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear said…

Just wanted to say thank you for recommending Toelar and his guitars to me. I'm now the proud owner of a new three string electric and a diddley bow electro acoustic. Nice guy, as you said, if a bit out of the way for collecting, and great sounding guitars. Thanks again and have a great weekend.

At 2:28pm on July 17, 2016, Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear said…

Thanks for being a friend, Bristol Blue. You've made my night. A pleasure to call you a friend on here.

At 11:37am on April 26, 2016, Darryl Tuttle said…

thanks for the comment on the supro guitar..it feels weird playing it, its got a shorter scale than i am used to...think i will use it as a travel guitar mostly, seems like more of a novelty

ever hear a band called the Nighthawks? they did a double allbum with Pinetop perkins and others...think you would like it...Kings and jacks, i think its called....i set it down somewhere and cant fnd it at the moment....only listened to it once..but i think you can find it on youtube

At 8:14am on April 25, 2016, Cold Hearted Man said…
Cheers or the add mate!
At 12:50am on April 12, 2016, T. Robert Johnson said…

Thanks for the comment, Blue. James Burton also played dobro on the intro to Mama Tried.

At 6:26pm on April 9, 2016, robin pakes said…

Hi There - Thanks for the welcome.  Twerton is cool,  I used to live there. Real Bath with a proud community.  I now live up the hill in Odd Down where we get blown about by the wind.  Building my first Cigar Box Guitar out of parts I have around (I guess technically is an Engineering Gauge Box Guitar as that's what originally came in it). Trying to incorporate some industrial design features into it as a nod to this. Six strings because I have a nice bolt on neck that needs to be used. I'll post some pictures soon.  All the Best, Robin

At 4:18pm on March 3, 2016, Derek Rose said…

Thanks for accepting me, foul language and all! ;)

At 4:48am on February 24, 2016, Jamie MacBlues said…
Yep, important to get rest n time to ourselves , Shaun.I thought it was that " Bloody Nora" virus ah had !
At 12:52am on February 24, 2016, Jamie MacBlues said…

Yep, getting by , Shaun. Lousy cold virus that took time to shift, as well as dealing with other health things. Ta for asking :)

At 12:55am on February 17, 2016, Mike Trobaugh said…

Thank you Bristol!

 
 
 

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