Hi, my name is John McNair. This is a website about Homemade guitars, Cigar box & 3 string guitars, Cookie tin banjos, and all things made by people like yourself who have decided building and playing homemade instruments is so much more rewarding than buying "name" brand guitars.
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Paul McCarney and his cigar box guitar!
This is about as good as it gets!
Paul on the cover of a magazine holding a cigar box guitar!...check him out doing the slide with a cigarette lighter!