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Art Or Function?

I just finished cutting a hole in a Fuente box for a paint lid resonator. My wife looked at it and said I ruined the art. So I guess the qu…

Started by Greg

16 Jan 18, 2010
Reply by Zack Burke

How do you explain punk blues to someone?

I play mostly, I guess you could say deep blues, punk blues, lo-fi kinda music when I am behind my kit and playing my box. How do you expla…

Started by Jerryrig240

9 Jan 18, 2010
Reply by Noisemaker59

Musical Instrument Museum

Almost ready to open & not too far from my house. Just wondering if anyone here had heard of it? http://www.themim.org/ Curious to se…

Started by Noisemaker59

1 Jan 13, 2010
Reply by Artist Formerly Known as Matt

CBGs in Playboy magazine

There was a pic of some CBGS, Daddy Mojo I think, in Playboy magazine a few years back. Does anyone remember what issue that was? I thought…

Started by Dan Sleep

10 Jan 11, 2010
Reply by Dan Sleep

Is it just me .....

... or do any of youse guys ( or gals) have a CBG in your lap when you're on here? It seems like whenever I click on the nation, I just nat…

Started by Artist Formerly Known as Matt

4 Jan 9, 2010
Reply by surffrogg

Walter "Furry" Lewis

This is a pretty good article about Furry Lewis, jug band and blues artist extraordinaire. http://www.cascadeblues.org/History/FurryLewis.…

Started by Dan Sleep

4 Jan 6, 2010
Reply by Wade

CBN mentioned in the latest Make magazine

I'm a subscriber to Make magazine, and I just received the digital edition of the new issue. There is an article by Mark Frauenfelder on ma…

Started by TonyW

5 Jan 6, 2010
Reply by Roosterman

Laptop for Shane ...a request

After reading about Shane's need for a laptop a great idea hit me: there are over 1000 members here at the Nation. A simple solution to hel…

Started by Noisemaker59

6 Jan 5, 2010
Reply by Noisemaker59

Great soft case for a CBG

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150400501269&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT I've got one on the way. There are a few…

Started by Diane in Chicago

6 Jan 3, 2010
Reply by Paul H (PRH)

First ukulele build

Proud of how this one turned out, let me know what you think!

Started by James Walter

1 Jan 1, 2010
Reply by Tres Seaver

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