Ron "Oily" Sprague's Groups (51)

  • Australian CBG

    165 members Latest Activity: Jan 4 Australian builders can meet and discuss issues with making guitars down under.

  • BALALAIKA GROUP

    16 members Latest Activity: Sep 27, 2015

    Putting a different angle on 3 strings.

  • Steampunk Collective

    253 members Latest Activity: Dec 30, 2018 A place to discuss, dream up and create Steampunk instruments.

  • Teisco and vintage Japanese Lovers group.

    99 members Latest Activity: Dec 1, 2018

    For all things Teisco. AND those sweet vintage japanese guitars with those vintage pickups made by Teisco that no guitar on the planet can match.…

  • Lazy B Radio

    27 members Latest Activity: Feb 2, 2016

    A group devoted to showcasing cigar box guitar musicians and Cigar Box Nation…

  • DOOM FOLK COLLECTIVE

    63 members Latest Activity: Aug 16, 2016 A place for posting music and videos exploring music inspired by artists like Olds Sleeper, Purgatory Hill, Crow Tongue and Cracklebone. The "tone"…

  • How have CBG's changed your life??

    28 members Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2016

    Share how being involved with CBG's has changed or enhanced your life.

  • Diddley Bows and Other Primitives

    326 members Latest Activity: on Monday A place to discuss one-string diddley bows, washtub basses, washboards and any other primitive instrument that may fall outside the Cigar Box realm.

  • Curmudgeons of Cigar Box Nation

    61 members Latest Activity: Jan 31

    A place for all of us disgruntled old farts to gather and do curmudgeonly things. Stand up and flaunt your attitude! We've earned the right to be…

  • SOAPBOX - Rants & Raves

    94 members Latest Activity: May 19, 2018 A sounding board for the CBG Revolutionary

  • Solidbody city

    117 members Latest Activity: Mar 3

    CBGs, cookie tins..…

  • CBGs for Service Members - CLOSED

    412 members Latest Activity: Apr 4, 2017

    Due to lack of participation, this group is now closed. We keep it archived here for historic preservation purposes.

  • CB Nation Recording Studio

    261 members Latest Activity: Feb 6, 2018 An experimental recording collective where members of the Nation can collaborate on music with other members. Please start a new discussion for each…

  • Cigar Box Guitar Museum at Speal's Tavern

    88 members Latest Activity: Nov 6, 2018

    Get updates on The Cigar Box Guitar Museum at Speal's Tavern, the world's first permanent museum collection of Cigar Box Guitars.  Speal's Tavern…

  • Radios turned Guitar Amps

    282 members Latest Activity: Sep 17, 2018

    This is the group for Lo-Watt Rock & Blues.

    Here is the place to post photos and information on how to convert vintage electronics into…

  • The Blues Exchange

    68 members Latest Activity: Mar 20, 2017

    Share your songs, videos, lyrics, ideas for anything Blues.

  • TEXAS HOME

    97 members Latest Activity: Oct 15, 2018 Just a place for us Texas boys to talk about music and festivals around the state. Anybody is welcome to join!

  • Lap Steel World

    173 members Latest Activity: Apr 5 A group for lap steel admirer's, players and builders.

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"Great video Dave, lots going on between the music & visuals, in a good way :) that fiddle…"
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