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How about a little 8 String Swing: Mike Auldridge style? Six stings as well and maybe a little lap steel in C6th tuning, too?

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8-string Weissenborn

My latest build, an 8-string Weissenborn style guitar, currently tuned to C6 and listed in the classified.
From jacknj 3 years ago
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Hi. Just stumbled across this group which seems to need some input perhaps. so here goes. I'm just beginning an 8 string build and from what I've read here it will likely be a G6... Read More
From BarMan 3 years ago
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Hi everyone!   Loooove western swing, I have a Fender 1000 pedal steel, which I played in a rockabilly/swing band last year.  I'm sitting in with them again in a couple of weeks... Read More
From bahilton 9 years ago

Newbie Quandry

   I like bluegrass, but love western swing, so I'm in the throes of trying to make the decision between square or round. My experience is pretty much nil.... Read More
From Weasel 10 years ago

6 string or 8?

Hi everyone! For playing Bob Wills and Hank Williams songs, what is everyones' choice, 6 strings or 8? Which brand and what amp? How about tuning? Thanks, Kevin
From 1earthtwang 11 years ago

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