Bill Coliins said this, I thought paraphrased it would be a great write up for inspiration to post over here.
"There's a certain rawness to a homemade cigar box guitar. It's a sound that has grit. There is an unrefined quality that you don't find in guitars being made in a factory. Cigar Box Guitars have a ruff, dry attack and an unruliness to them.
A lot of cigar box guitar builders today try to fix and correct the nuances of a homemade guitar, and there is definitely…Continue
Do you like Cigar Box Guitar music?
I have downloads and you can listen to vintage and authentic slide and blues guitar played only on 3 and 4 string cigar box guitar,
Check out the music at the website…Continue
Hi guys, I finally organized and edited some of my music for online listening. These 2 albums are all old time blues music played on cigar box guitar. NO singing, NO band, NO regular guitars. These recordings are only authentic Delta Blues and slide cigar box guitar.
All of this music was recorded with only 3 and 4…
Sorry for the double post!....I just wanted to share this. I will be making more hand made cigar box guitar pickups, I thought I would post here as I am making them in the next upcoming week. They will all have vintage Americana and Tobacco themes and will be for sale.
Here is a short video of them. If you…Continue