“Apache” is an instrumental piece written in 1960 by Jerry Lordan. Since it’s inception it has been recorded by numerous artists over the years, including; The incredible Bonjo Band, The Shadows and The Sugarhill Gang.
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Shane Speal shows you how to play Albert King’s
Born Under a Bad Sign on 3-string Open GDG slide guitar.
Learn now to play both the melody and chords for Amazing Grace on 3-string Open GDG Cigar Box Guitars.
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tablature will show you exactly how to play the melody and chords for the hymn Amazing Grace on 4-string cigar box guitars tuned to Open G GDGB.
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Learn how to play America the Beautiful on your 3-string Open GDG Cigar Box Guitar! Presented here are two versions of the melody, each in a different key, as well as a version that includes chords.
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This is the the popular Scottish New Year’s celebration song Auld Lang Syne, as arranged and tabbed by
Glenn Watt. Glenn has created two versions of the tab – the first one is just the basic melody lines, and the second adds some chord accompaniment.
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In this article we present two easy-to learn versions of the popular Vietnam War era song “Ballad of Green Berets”. One version has the basic melody, while the other has some chord accompaniment.
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“Battle Hymn of the Republic” or “Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory” was written by Julia Ward Howe during the first year of the American Civil War. Like many Folk songs of the time, the music was appropriated from another classic folk song, “John Brown’s Body”. Continue reading “Battle Hymn Of the Republic – Tab for Open GDG Cigar Box Guitars”
3-string cigar box guitar in the PDF link below will show you exactly how to play the melody and chords for the song tablature Blowin’ in the Wind, written and performed by Bob Dylan. This is one of the best known of Dylan’s songs, and is a bona-fide folk anthem. It also has a nice easy-to-play melody and chord structure. Continue reading “Blowin’ in the Wind by Bob Dylan – 3-string Open G GDG – Cigar Box Guitar Tablature”
This melody and rhythm combination is one of the basic building blocks of the blues, and an awful lot of songs have been recorded using it or variations of it. Feel free to make up your own words, and have fun with it!
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This song is a feel-good rock and roll classic, first recorded by The Foundations in 1980 and covered a number of times since. This version of it has been arranged and tabbed by
Glenn Watt. Glenn gives us two versions of the song – the basic melody line, and then the tabbed version with the chords. Continue reading “Build Me Up Buttercup – 3-string Open G GDG – Tablature for Cigar Box Guitars”
Stephen Foster clearly did not believe in smiling for the camera.
For anyone who grew up watching old Looney Tunes Bugs Bunny Cartoons featuring Foghorn Leghorn, this song will be instantly recognizable.
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