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R1 Wood Bodied Resonator Guitar – [Project Review 1: Look & Feel]

LOOK… I’m not gonna spend much time on this one. For those following along you’ve seen many pics of this build. For those who are new to this blog, … 968 more words


Delta Blush

flood water anklets
trade in a wink for a shove

sky crossed with jet trails
no olive branch and no dove

some poet moon thief… 23 more words


Assembly & Set-up Complete!

It’s been a long time coming – 7 months hands on and perhaps a year prior of thinking about this project.

First impression? Biased of course – … 117 more words


Slide Guitar Heaven — Dennis Johnson's 'Rhythmland'

Dennis Johnson & The Mississippi Ramblers — Rhythmland

With RhythmlandDennis Johnson has delivered a well-thought-out, well rounded, thoroughly satifying collection of songs (9 of 10 being originals) that employ the slide guitar in all of its impressive versatility. 146 more words


Wood Bodied Resonator Project Update [Assembly & Set Up Time!]

After many months the wood body resonator with adjustable cone well is ready for assembly and set up!

All parts and sub assemblies have been completed and test fit. 140 more words


Elmore James Resurrected

Elmore James at his loudest & most raw–recorded by Joe & Lester Bihari. Reissued by Jules Bihari late in the life of the Normandie plant. Note manufactured by “Cadet Records,” the last name on the Normadie building.

Swingin' - Interchangeable Trapeze Tailpiece [Part 2]

Forming the brass for the trapeze turned out to be much easier than I expected. A couple simple jigs, and adjustment at the vice here and there – and bam! 85 more words