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Squareneck Journal intro video

1 min video intro for my blog which is dedicated to squareneck resonator and Weissenborn guitars. Includes interviews with top players and…

Started by Rob Anderlik

0 Apr 10, 2015

Feelin' Bad Blues

Started by Rob Anderlik

2 Mar 2, 2015
Reply by Rob Anderlik

Lap Guitar Tunings

I'm fairly new to the various tunings one can use for playing slide guitar.  I'm also new to the concept of more than 6-strings!  Bearing t…

Started by John Gundrum

14 Mar 17, 2012
Reply by fred davis

What Model Gibson Lap Steel Is This?

Can anyone identify for sure what model and/or year the below Gibson lap steel guitar is? Edward: Does the Gibson Steel Guitar book show th…

Started by John Gundrum

8 Sep 4, 2010
Reply by John Gundrum

Wood type for lap steel

I'm thinking of building my next lap steel from some old joists I have.  They are 100 years old or more.  I'm pretty certain they are pine…

Started by John Gundrum

1 Aug 9, 2010
Reply by Edward Sparks

Don't Fret Lap Steel

Here's a really impressive looking lap steel!  Reminds me of one of those wood slab coffee tables.  Only someone hollowed it out and slappe…

Started by John Gundrum

0 Aug 8, 2010

making or customizing

Anybody make their own, or customize an off the shelf slide or steel? personally, im always experiementing:   show off your work  :)

Started by kevin

2 Aug 5, 2010
Reply by kevin

Show Us Your Steel!

I thought I'd start a pic thread to show some of the many varieties of slide guitars we enjoy playing.I'll start with the three I have.  Ac…

Started by John Gundrum

5 Jul 10, 2010
Reply by Edward Sparks

Glad you started this!

As I move on to becoming a professional musician, I'm going to pick up my resonator slide again. Up til now, I haven't had enough time to p…

Started by Norman LeDonne

1 Apr 2, 2010
Reply by John Gundrum


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