Information

The Great Midwest

From Arkansas to Minnesota and all points in-between and all-around, we live in a land rich in blues and bluegrass. Lets see if we can get some activity going around here!!

Members: 64
Latest Activity: Jul 8, 2017

Discussion Forum

Twin Cities group

Started by Matt Gallagher. Last reply by Darryl Tuttle Jan 16, 2016. 3 Replies

Every time I try to make a Mill City CBG group, some snippy admin deletes it, but are there enough people from the Minneapolis St. Paul area who want to form a group or at least hang out here on this…Continue

on the banks of joachim creek desoto

Started by Nemo. Last reply by Mr.C Dec 17, 2012. 1 Reply

transplant to the area, but i love it. like to here their are others on the mid coast with the same addiction.... ohh and.....whoo...Continue

Tags: work, right, should, transplant, whoo

Hey Everyone

Started by JohnWoodward. Last reply by Mr.C Dec 15, 2012. 3 Replies

The name is John and I'm in the Dixon/Ft.Leonardwood MO. area.Curious if anyone else is around hereContinue

Hey everybody

Started by Ryan Lansing. Last reply by jamie bark Jul 10, 2012. 3 Replies

I just joined. I live in Lake Delton, WI (although my address is in Baraboo for some reason). Grew up in southern MN, lived in Madison for a long time. I finished my first CBG last week and I have…Continue

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of The Great Midwest to add comments!

Comment by Tom on April 1, 2017 at 7:59am

Greetings from South Dakota! Anyone building and or playing CBG in the Sioux Falls area? 

Comment by Brian Gawronski on April 17, 2014 at 10:28am

Greetings from Des Moines.  I play a poor ukulele and I'm new to the 3 string CBG but love playing around with it and i'm trying to get better. Wish we had a group or club in town that got together.   

Comment by Muddy Creek Guitars on April 9, 2014 at 11:25pm
Hello, I live in west-central Illnois. Never anything CBG related going on around here. I'll be at the St. Louis Festival on June 7. Looking forward to meeting a lot of you!
Comment by Sean Oliveira on February 17, 2014 at 12:25pm

Hello, I am out here in St. Louis…there's going to be a workshop here February 22, 2014.  I can't go because of surgery, but thought I would shout it out if anyone didn't know.  

Comment by poof on February 16, 2014 at 11:39am
Greetings from the badger land . Hope everyone's staying warm.
Comment by jamie bark on February 15, 2014 at 11:55pm

Welcome Josh- I'm just accross the river in Wisconsin... 

Comment by Josh Miller on February 15, 2014 at 11:40pm

Hey everyone I'm from MN 

Comment by Wichita Sam on February 12, 2014 at 10:38pm

Gary,

thanks, last year I was moving during the week of the festival.  This week I hope to be there....  

Comment by gary herget on February 12, 2014 at 8:37pm

St Louis Fest is scheduled for 06-07-14. Still working on details but we got the date locked. And I think that Justin will be back again this year. Hope you can make it.

Comment by Cause the Blue rat on February 12, 2014 at 8:09pm
Howdy all. Warrenton MO, here. About 60 miles west of St Louis.
 

Members (63)

 
 
 

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Discussion Forum

Twin Cities group

Started by Matt Gallagher. Last reply by Darryl Tuttle Jan 16, 2016. 3 Replies

on the banks of joachim creek desoto

Started by Nemo. Last reply by Mr.C Dec 17, 2012. 1 Reply

Hey Everyone

Started by JohnWoodward. Last reply by Mr.C Dec 15, 2012. 3 Replies

Hey everybody

Started by Ryan Lansing. Last reply by jamie bark Jul 10, 2012. 3 Replies

Hello from Mid Missouri

Started by Jeff Wells. Last reply by Jeff Wells Nov 16, 2011. 2 Replies

Hello

Started by Mr.C Oct 27, 2011. 0 Replies

Latest Activity

Tom T replied to Richard Wilkins's discussion How do you all deal with shallow cigar boxes?
"A box with a 1 1/2" exterior thickness would usually have an interior thickness around 1…"
49 minutes ago
AGP # liked BUGGY (C)'s video
1 hour ago
AGP # liked Chris Thomas's video
1 hour ago
AGP # liked Chris Thomas's video
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Poorness Studios's photo
Thumbnail

One of the vendor booths

"Sounds like what we call a circle jam. I am betting you took your turn and played."
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Poorness Studios's photo
Thumbnail

CBG on the wall

"Oh yeah. I see the shell volume knob now. I don't know what I will do with them, but I have…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Poorness Studios's photo
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on John-E-Mac's photo
Thumbnail

20191117_192115

"Fantastic.  What a great way to start playing.  "
1 hour ago
AGP # commented on AGP #'s video
Thumbnail

"I'm a Pirate"

""Thanks Nancy Kat", that looks like a "Class A Pirate Cat", still got 2 eyes…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Fantacone Box Works's photo
Thumbnail

Recent amp build

"Super job. A really great looking amp."
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Fantacone Box Works's photo
Thumbnail

Nice Christmas gift!

"Great looking duo!"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Chris Thomas's video
Thumbnail

Cigar Box Fiddle based on plans in 1940 Popular Homecraft Magazine

"Very cool, Jim.   Sound warm and good.  And the tune sounds almost like Turkey In…"
1 hour ago

Music

Loading…

© 2019   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->