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HOLY MOLY! Paul McCartney playing a CBG at the Sandy Relief Concert (Edit: and much more)

Hurricane Sandy Relief show 12/12/12   I know who made it, do you? (It's a Matty Baratto Resofiddle with wine box amp)   Saturday Night L…

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“Landfill Harmonic” The Recycled Orchestra Of Paraguay

Landfill Harmonic – A Film About Inspiring Dreams One Note at a Time   A film teaser entitled "Landfill Harmonic" features 'The Recycled O…

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Huge Collection of Blues Jam Tracks

Click TrueFire TV  for complete list, or click the right/left arrows below to scroll     TrueFire.com

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guitar checks

I'm a luthier and before I send out a guitar I check it for a few things to make sure the quality is up to my standards. I developed that l…

Started by Max Dickinson

1 Sep 27
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Ted Crocker Needs Your Help!

Ted Crocker Needs Your Help! A lot of you know Ted Crocker (me). This is hard to write… I’m a founder & 'Guru' of the Cigar Box Guitar…

Started by Ted Crocker

0 Sep 5

David Gilmour's Floating Studio

From Buoyant Life   Music On the Thames Written by Francine Schwartz   In this clip from the BBC show Three Men In a Boat…

Started by Ted Crocker

6 Aug 25
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Keith Richards: "Five strings, two notes, two fingers and one asshole."

'Micawber' is probably one of Keith’s most famous trademark guitars and is a 1953 Fender Telecaster Blonde.   "The advantage (of the open-…

Started by Ted Crocker

13 Aug 24
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Bass CBG

After several CBG's, a CB Ukulele, a couple CB amps, and a Lap Steel I,m thinking it's time to attempt a Bass CBG. Any tips? Doing a 30" sc…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

2 Jul 31
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resonator CBG

Hullo all, I have been playing a 3 string that was completed a few months ago, sounds nice but for performance needs amplification, and tha…

Started by Peter Hendley

6 Jul 7
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Lap steel guitar.

I want to thank everyone that replied to my question concerning power for a new amp I"m planning. That project has been packed away tempora…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

4 Jun 5
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New amp build

Planning a new amp. A two speaker set up with parts from Gitty. Does anyone know if there is anything to be gained by wiring two 9 volt bat…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

4 May 16
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String size in relation to the note it plays

I'm clueless when it comes to tuning and playing. I hope this doesn't sound like a really dumb question. If I buy strings that say GDG can…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

2 Apr 22
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Wiring diagram

Just received in the mail from Gitty a Chrome Pre-wired pickup Selector with Volume, tone and three way switch.  It's going to be in my lat…

Started by Chuck Bouwens

7 Feb 13
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