Mark Gentry
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  • Leander, TX
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Mark Gentry and Poorness Studios are now friends
Apr 17, 2020
Mark Gentry replied to Kirk's discussion Roll call in the group TEXAS HOME
"I am in Lago Vista between Austin & Marble Falls. Been building for 2 years after seeing lot's of CBG's played at Juke Joint Fest in Clarksdale. Never played before, but have always been a big Blues fan.  I now mess around on my…"
Feb 3, 2020
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TEXAS HOME

Just a place for us Texas boys to talk about music and festivals around the state.Anybody is welcome to join!See More
Jan 31, 2020
Mark Gentry joined Cigar Box Nation Official's group
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Homemade Dobros

"It don't mean a thang, if it ain't got that clang!!!"We're discussing homemade dobro ideas.  From dog bowls to paint can lids and whatever else you can dream up...we wanna see it!  What do you use on your cigar box guitars to get that metal sound?  Do you have a technique that projects sound like a dobro? Let's hear it!  See More
Jan 31, 2020
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"Thanx for sharing :)"
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Mark Gentry and Bernie Edwards are now friends
Nov 3, 2019
Mark Gentry commented on Bernie Edwards's blog post scale length vs personal physical characteristics??
"I have made several 23 inch scale 3 stringers, find them easier to play without slide. Also made a 20 inch scale for my 7 year old grandson & I enjoying playing it myself. "
Nov 2, 2019
Mark Gentry commented on Mark C's event 5th Republic Of Texas CBG Festival
"This will be my 1'st CBG Fest & really close"
Nov 2, 2019

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
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How many instruments have you built so far?
25
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
How really simple they are and fun to build and play

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RIP Ted Crocker

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RIP Ted Crocker

"Heard the news this afternoon... really sad to loose another one in so little time."
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First Ornament on the Tree

Thought CBG ornaments would be a nice gift for those Slingers who attend our jam at the local…
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2 tone dye

Tried my hand at doing a two tone dye on the new lap.
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RIP Ted Crocker

"I heard the news this morning. His was the first CBG site I came across years ago. Great guy, very…"
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"Me too love it..like flame maple, or black walnut too.   Love the color of the red…"
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