Chillicool
  • Male
  • Black Country Delta/Dust Bowl...West Bromwich
  • United Kingdom
Share

Chillicool's Friends

  • Muddy Creek Guitars
  • Sozzled Hector
  • Scratch
  • Letha Allen
  • New Cross Inn
  • Parleblue
  • smilingdog1
  • Hollerhead
  • Ralph Cardall
  • Harvey Thompson
  • steve chunk hales
  • Leadfoot T
  • South Paw,Davey
  • Paul 'PapaHogg' Smith
  • Donald Jack

Chillicool's Discussions

Sea Sick Steve at the London Hammersmith Apollo on Saturday 8th Oct

Started this discussion. Last reply by HOLLOWBELLY Oct 11, 2011. 3 Replies

What a disappointment that was.....Me & Pyno got to the Hammersmith Apollo about 7.30pm to be told the gig was cancelled due to a burst water main...Shit!!!...went to see Cool Hand Luke at the Aldwych in the afternoon so it wasn't a totally…Continue

 

Welcome Chillicool

Profile Information

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
I was trawling the net trying to find out how Sea Sick Steve tuned his 3-String Trance Wonder...this hooked me up to local Blues dude and proclaimed odfather of UK CBG's Chickenbone John.

Chillicool's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Comment Wall (28 comments)

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

At 6:54am on May 19, 2014, Muddy Creek Guitars said…
Happy Birthday, Chillicool!
At 11:11am on October 29, 2013, Sozzled Hector said…

Hi Chillicool

Facebook pics here no need for a FB account. More to come so keep the link.

Boxstock 2013

At 9:45am on June 15, 2013, Ron "Oily" Sprague said…
Kev,

Sorry, my AutoType screwed me over, and I hadda go do something else. Haven't forgotten the Chilli Cool pepper drawings. I finally took one as far as I think it can go, based on feedback from your peeps from last summer (!), and want to send you the PowerPoint with everything I have done to date. I did promise, hadn't forgotten, Life just got in the way. I have a Dropbox link I could send you, or I can send em as pics to your e-mail addy (which is?). Please let me know via PM.

Oily
At 10:52am on February 22, 2013, Jeff Sacree said…

Hi Chillicool, be good to get down in the squalor once more,(did I really say that) nah be good to catch up and see how your year has been. Off the brum for the guitar show tomorrow if your going? I know Chickenbone john is exhibiting and never been before. I know Paul said he would like to go but not sure he can make it. If I don't see you before then here's to Boxstock the reunion.......

At 9:38am on August 15, 2012, bemuzic said…

hi, good to meet you too, enjoyed your music..and we'd share our chips with you anytime : -)

At 8:43am on July 16, 2012, Paul 'PapaHogg' Smith said…

Thanks Chillicool... It's good to connect with another 'Midlander'.

Yes I'll be at the Upton Blues Festival this weekend and it would be good to meet up. Can't wait to see Hollowbelly Live.

Hope to catch you there.

all the best Paul

 

 

At 2:26pm on July 4, 2012, flatfoot johnny said…

Is the 6 string a banjitar (i.e. banjo shaped guitar or a 6 string early banjo (5 long 1 short string circa 1890s)? If the former... probably mediums or lights acoustic strings... im not too hot on these... they are the devils work dont you know!! although they sound great for ragtime pickin.  If the later then it should probably have heavy nylon or "nylgut" strings - Check out Rob mackillop on you tube... he also has a wesbite with classic banjo.

At 9:40pm on June 28, 2012, Letha Allen said…

Hi Chill,

Thanks! No, I can't play "God Save the Queen", but if I still had the guitar I would give a go at learning it, lol.

Nice to meet you.

At 10:21am on June 15, 2012, Ron "Oily" Sprague said…
Kev,

Thanks for Friending! Cartoon caricature of "Chillicool" eh? PM me details, and we'll se what we can do. Assume you don't necessarily want something classic like a boardwalk caricature? Or do you want a logo? I can send you a sample of my most recent painting, done last year for a friend's birthday, as a bar sign. I'll post it in my Profile pics so you can see it here.
At 12:08pm on June 14, 2012, South Paw,Davey said…

Thanks for the request ;-)

Chillicool's Blog

Upton Blues Festival 16th to 19th July

Posted on July 13, 2015 at 4:18pm 2 Comments

Hey Ya'll

Any of you fancy performing at the UK's biggest free Blues Festival?

I'm running an open mic at the Upton Social Club on Friday , your more than welcome to come along bring your chosen intrument and play, enjoy a weekend of Rock & Blues by The River from over 100 top acts, come and be a part of it , pm me if you're interested.

Plenty of camping facilities ,

Get Busy Livin!!

Kev.

 
 
 

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


Forum

Music Theory

Started by John Derrett in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Ian Nolan yesterday. 6 Replies

Completed Builds

Started by ThePracticalPeasant in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Poorness Studios on Monday. 4 Replies

Chords

Started by Mitchell Cutsinger in Performances, How to Play, Lessons, Concerts. Last reply by Carl Floyd Sep 29. 5 Replies

Blog Posts

Leonard Cohen Life

Posted by Keith Rearick on October 7, 2021 at 11:18am 0 Comments

CBGer’s Lament

Posted by Ghostbuttons on October 3, 2021 at 12:11am 0 Comments

Sasquatch!

Posted by Mark E. Martinsen on September 29, 2021 at 8:39pm 3 Comments

Prototyping with a big ol' wine box

Posted by Ben on September 23, 2021 at 4:00pm 0 Comments

Mr. Bells

Posted by Stephen Cohen on September 4, 2021 at 12:30pm 0 Comments

Latest Activity

BrianQ. left a comment for Sammie
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build info and join some groups located in the Posts tab?…"
7 minutes ago
BrianQ. left a comment for Erik
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build info and join some groups located in the Posts tab?…"
8 minutes ago
BrianQ. left a comment for Thomas Mooney
"Welcome, check out the Resources tab for build info and join some groups located in the Posts tab?…"
8 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked Road Rash Roy's video
26 minutes ago
A.D.EKER commented on A.D.EKER's video
Thumbnail

Little Bird A. D. Eker 2021

"Hiya Keith ! thanks for that like !"
29 minutes ago
A.D.EKER commented on A.D.EKER's video
Thumbnail

Little Bird A. D. Eker 2021

"Thanks AGP# like appriciated !"
31 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked A.D.EKER's video
33 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked Derek Rose's video
38 minutes ago
Keith Rearick liked AGP #'s photo
1 hour ago
Keith Rearick liked AGP #'s photo
1 hour ago
Keith Rearick liked AGP #'s photo
1 hour ago
Keith Rearick liked AGP #'s photo
1 hour ago

Music

© 2021   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 -->