House-bound, Dan Stevens Makes Music Online, Diddley Bows and Cigar Box Guitars

Dan Stevens plays a one-string diddley bow made out of an empty tin of mints from France, using a glass bottle neck as a slide, at Nightingale Acoustic Cafe on July 2 (Brendan Crowley)


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OLD LYME — “It’s the human spirit. People make music somehow, they figure out a way,” explained touring musician Ramblin’ Dan Stevens. “It’s like the little blades of grass between the cracks in the sidewalk, they’ll figure out some way to grow.” Sitting in Nightingale Acoustic Cafe on Lyme St., Stevens showed off instruments he’s […]
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