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What does CBG stand for?

CBG stands for Cigar Box Guitar

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It's a blend of the history of cigar box guitars and their modern revival, the people who made and played them, and the trends that are returning the cigar box guitar to musical circles.
The event, formerly known as the UK Cigar Box Guitar Festival, is at The Public on Saturday, October 1, with 'Chickenbone' John - aka 55-year-old Bearwood architect and dad-of-two John Wormald - among the attractions, offering hints and tips on playing and making the instruments.
The exhibit includes mixed-media assemblage, scrap-wood and metal sculptures, collage, cigar box guitars and vessels made of natural materials.
Highlights include local fundraising bluesman Jerry Zybach on a cigar box guitar, the Conjugal Visitors playing `Appalachian twang' with washtub bass and washboard, and the Tin Can Band.