New Mexico & Four corners builders and players

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New Mexico & Four corners builders and players

If your from NM, AZ, CO,UT and are interested in events, jams, art shows, festivals, etc. Please join in.

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Comment by Michael Hackwith on September 30, 2018 at 11:00pm

Michael,from near Salida Colorado...near ....just learning to play in the woods

Comment by 14 buck bass (aka antonio) on December 7, 2013 at 10:50pm

howdy all, I only think its proper I should join this group since I live in colorado. And I was inspired by my guru Hector Pen'a  in old town alb.   If anyone has seen him let him know I built my first and my grand children built theres with my help, and I got me a queen b in the woyks'  all i need is some mojo

Comment by William Scott on November 25, 2013 at 10:51am

nice picture of the rio grande del norte national monument

Comment by William Scott on November 25, 2013 at 10:26am

live north of Taos NM 35 miles in the latir wildermess, live in a log home on mtn side in the sangre de cristos , love the three string, building and playing

Comment by James Bush on September 20, 2011 at 2:07pm
Welcome Kevin, I don't get on here to much, not much activity. if you learn the 12 bar blues scale, on your cbg, you can play many songs, good luck.
Comment by Kevin Adams on September 13, 2011 at 3:18am

HI All;

My wife and I are in the process of closing on the sale of our house and moving to New Mexico from Alaska. We should be on our way later this week, we have a home north of Alamogordo.

I'm working on my 8th build and my first song (I don't know how to play the darn things)

Comment by James Bush on May 1, 2011 at 11:16am
So we didn't get nothing done this last year. It's my fault though, I was busy tring to succeed in a gift shop but failed, life goes on. Maybe this summer, any idea's?
Comment by chas pike on November 5, 2010 at 3:58pm
i am a cbg builder in aztec new mexico
Comment by James Bush on November 4, 2010 at 6:46pm
Who is your source Zandi? I went by my favorite cigar shop, and someone bought hundred boxes or so, I was told.
Comment by Zandi Z on October 19, 2010 at 5:11pm
Someone has been drying up my source of boxes in ABQ...i suspect it could be one of y'all.....???.... at least, i hope it is....
or are there some secret builders out here we don't know about ???
i know there is interest out there....
i took a few of my builds to the Arts and Crafts Festival here last weekend to show somone and was surrounded by lots of interested people in a flash....
unfortunately, i'm still trying to get better both at building and playing, myself ...
still just building for beloved musician relatives and friends...when Time permits, that is...zz.
 

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