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CBG in New England

Looking for people in the New England states that love the explosive CBG movement. Both builders and players.

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Any news on a NE Builders Guild meet up

Started by Lou Toledo. Last reply by Don Goguen Mar 26, 2013. 1 Reply

Hi,I am new to CBG"S. and wondering if there is any news  on a meetup?  Iam offering a  place to meet, the VFW in Taunton. If  anyone is  interested get back  to me.     LouContinue

Call out for a NE Builders Guild meet up

Started by Don Goguen. Last reply by Patrick Snapp Jan 24, 2013. 2 Replies

I'm organizing the first meeting of a NE group get together.  Who is in?  I'm hosting. I'm thinking an open shop day and show and tell.  I'll provide a pizza and soda lunch.  Saturday Jan 26 at 10…Continue

Shake Rattle and Roll

Started by OldNick. Last reply by Bad Finger (Eric) Oct 17, 2012. 3 Replies

Anybody else feel the earthquake tonight?Continue

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Comment by Hellhound Custom Built Guitars on March 29, 2011 at 11:49am
seeing grass for the first time in months. Heard it is not done snowing yet what a long winter. Looking forward to this years flea markets. Any local craft fairs in the area?
Comment by Hellhound Custom Built Guitars on March 24, 2011 at 5:35pm
love the look of that guitar
Comment by MichaelS Country Boy Guitars on March 23, 2011 at 6:36pm

Just added pics on my page of this.

Comment by MichaelS Country Boy Guitars on March 23, 2011 at 1:56pm
No sun and its snowing!!  I just finished 3 builds. A really nise Gisbert box, about the same size as a macanudo portofino, but varnished wood. It sounds really nice accoustically. And a Macanudo portofino cafe, also nice sound but the gisbert is better. And an odd ball, a very thin and small Questa Rey box that I added wings to to give it a guitar look, amped only, sounds like an unplugged electric without the amp.
Comment by Hellhound Custom Built Guitars on March 23, 2011 at 11:25am
any new builds on the table for anyone? I should be finalizing 2 today and starting a new fish themed build.
Comment by Hellhound Custom Built Guitars on March 20, 2011 at 10:01am
The sun is shining  the snow is melting ( I think I see grass) no work. Its going to be a good day. build and play
Comment by Hellhound Custom Built Guitars on March 19, 2011 at 10:48pm
would love to see it happen
Comment by MichaelS Country Boy Guitars on March 19, 2011 at 5:32pm
Cool, It would be kind of fun to meet up in a central location with other cbgers. Central Mass seems as good a place as any, not far from most of New England. There must be more than 3 of us up hopefully they will join in.
Comment by Hellhound Custom Built Guitars on March 19, 2011 at 1:30pm
I'm officially a New Yorker but a New England transplant. Welcome
Comment by MichaelS Country Boy Guitars on March 19, 2011 at 1:22pm
I'm just over the border in upstate NY, about half an hour from Pittsfield, MA. I know its not officially new england but am I close enough?  I've been thinking of starting a group for us northerners, thanks for beating me to it Eric.
 

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Any news on a NE Builders Guild meet up

Started by Lou Toledo. Last reply by Don Goguen Mar 26, 2013. 1 Reply

Call out for a NE Builders Guild meet up

Started by Don Goguen. Last reply by Patrick Snapp Jan 24, 2013. 2 Replies

Shake Rattle and Roll

Started by OldNick. Last reply by Bad Finger (Eric) Oct 17, 2012. 3 Replies

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