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UPDATE on my health issues

As some of you already know , (due to my personal letter to some members here (below ) I am dealing with health issues .  

 “”Hi,  I hope all is well with you . Unfortunately , I can't say the same for myself . I have been ill for a while  and losing weight rapidly,  and , finally   Last week . I was diagnosed with  esophageal cancer ,  The outlook for me is not very good at all . I am still home , and still  able to get around a bit , but my caregiver duties for my  wife…

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Added by the anonymous pick on July 11, 2022 at 12:30pm — 24 Comments

A SPECIAL CB GITTY COUNTRY ROADS BANJO

A while ago  , I was in the process of  building a donated  banjo/  guitar for a local guy here that helps with delivering prescriptions ,  groceries , etc  for folks  that are unable to,  He does this  on his own time  . and even  occasionally  buys them coffee  etc.. out of pocket , and takes no payments .   Well  , due to a shipping snafu , my…

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Added by the anonymous pick on November 21, 2021 at 10:15pm — 3 Comments

Win a swamp witch and custom case

2020 ST LOUIS FEST SWAMP WITCH GUITAR AND CASE RAFFLE UPDATE

VIDEO HERE https://cigarboxnation.com/video/2020-st-louis-fest-swamp-witch-guitar-and-case-raffle-update…

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Added by the anonymous pick on September 10, 2020 at 12:30am — 10 Comments

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Anyone else having issues with posting / email/ chat / and photos ?

Added by the anonymous pick on June 13, 2019 at 8:05pm — 8 Comments

LESS THAN A MONTH AWAY ! WIN A SWAMP WITCH GUITAR .

You can WIN the St Louis 2017 fest swamp witch  

even if  you don't go  .. 

 LESS THAN A MONTH AWAY  !!!

THIS YEAR THEIR CHARITY WILL BE

SIX STRING HEROES.



They honor and assist injured U.S. military veterans suffering from PTSD through free guitars and guitar lessons.

Healing through music . The…

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Added by the anonymous pick on May 8, 2017 at 5:00pm — 8 Comments

Americana Music Month, The Derry Down Cosmic Revival, project..

Awhile back  ,  CBN  member  "Gibby Fiddy  five"  posted  info in support  of this  historical  project .

Derry Down Project's Profile Photo

I took a shine to  it  and  pitched  in  .  you  can  too  . This  is   a great  piece  of history  being  saved   and  sure  to contribute to  more   history being  made.

The  video  can  portray it  way  better  than i can so watch and enjoy, and / or  get  involved  yourself  .…

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Added by the anonymous pick on July 9, 2016 at 3:30am — 4 Comments

SWAMP WITCH GUITARS REVEALS THIS SECRET TIP TO END SLIDE RATTLE FOR GOOD!!

One of the biggest problems  for a new slide player  to overcome  is  “slide rattle” and clang  ,when the  slide  catches the  wrong string  in the wrong way and the string rattles against it . it can make your  tune sound like  2 skeletons  humping on a tin roof  using a tin can as a condom .  ;-)

So, I pondered for a while on what would help new slide players avoid this discouraging hurtle.

I came up with an idea.. and  thought  , “that might  work”  , but  I  never  really …

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Added by the anonymous pick on December 31, 2015 at 9:30am — 24 Comments

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