He has posted a number of videos to his blog, www.GlennWatt.com, showing both how to play and build cigar box guitars. CBG Playing for Dummies by LJ. It is played with simple home made 3 string guitars, these are the real thing, there is no mass market music store guitars, this is Primal Americana, this is the Delta Blues!. If you only ever see one video of a 3-string cigar box guitar in action, watch this one, watch it till the end WITH AN OPEN MIND before you decide if you like the type of sound a primitive 3 stringer will produce. An initiative of LearnCigarBoxGuitar.com here you’ll find a collection of free resources for playing your cigar box guitar. It’s not about teaching you how to play, but about what to play, primarily for folks that have completed my Starter Pack and have their skills up already. I’ll get on to the video soon.
The BBJ 3 stringer plays absolutely super and is built like a tank. It hangs with the electric guitars like you wouldn’t believe, in short – it works and it works real real good!Out of all my CBG family instruments, it’s my rock. JAG’s the real deal!!! I’ve played his cigar box guitars and they absolutely rock. How To Play A 3 or 4 String Cigar Box Guitar Video CD. OVER ONE THOUSAND SOLD!. Getting started with your cigar box guitar and how to play a cigar box guitar. If you are new to the guitar and/or the cigar box 3-string slide guitar, you can get started by watching some of my videos below. Here’s a video of different ways to tune your CBG so you can get the most out of your box. Like I said, you can play anything on a cigar box guitar; you just have to use some creativity and a little imagination.
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Reed Turchi Playing a Saner CBG. Secret Devil Tuning – Test-Driving a Saner Cigar Box Guitar. Although the giveaway is over, its still a pretty cool video. TIP JAR: Shane offers these video lessons free to anyone who wants to learn.