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Cigar Box Guitar looking for a home.

Cigar Box Guitar looking for a home.

Here is a very cool cigar box guitar. It is fitted with a specially designed humbucker to give a nice warm tone. It is built around an authentic Ho...
Cigar Box Guitar Strings

Cigar Box Guitar Strings

I have started bringing together three and four string sets for cigar box guitars. Using D'Addario XL strings these high quality strings are what y...
Lessons start back from Monday

Lessons start back from Monday

Ready to get into Term Three? I have just returned from up north. This is a big fat tree getting strangled in Dorrigo National Park. It was a bit ...
Why do we tune to G D G?

Why do we tune to G D G?

It’s the King of cigar box guitar tunings. G-D-G is the most widely used tuning you’ll find used in videos throughout most cigar box guitar commu...
Bespoke design the ultimate guitar

Bespoke design the ultimate guitar

Got an idea for the ultimate cigar box guitar?  Have a box - something special you would like a guitar built around.  I have a bespoke design serv...
There are strings, and then there are strings...

There are strings, and then there are strings...

Over my years of building cigar box instruments I have come to realise there are some things you just can't 'cheap-out' on. Yes, lots of people ha...