Bama Jelley
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Zero Fret buzz problems

Started this discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans May 16, 2017. 14 Replies

I am building a 21"…Continue

Yet another scarf jig post

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I cleaned up my garage last…Continue

2012 Alabama Cigar Box Guitar Festival Dates Set

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Mark your calendars now for the 2012 Alabama Cigar Box Guitar Festival June 1st and 2nd!…Continue


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GA International Cigar Box Guitar Festival 2018 at The Henry Players Theatre @ Hood St

September 21, 2018 at 7:30pm to September 22, 2018 at 10pm
Friday's show will be a 2 hour event featuring Skye Paige. It will start at 7:30pm.Saturday: The festival will start at 11am. The performances will start at noon. Schedule is as follows:12p - Mean Street1p - John Nickle2p - One Hand Dan3p - Men Without Memories4p - Steve Arvey5p - Roger "Hurricane" Wilson6p - Travis Bowlin8p - John Mary Go RoundTickets are for concerts only. No ticket necessary to walk around and check out vendors.Ticket for Friday, September 21st - $10Ticket for Saturday,…See More
Sep 17, 2018
Kevin Sprague (Knotlenny) commented on Bama Jelley's event Huntsville AL - 14th Annual Cigar Box Guitar Festival
"This is the event that spawned us all.   Wish I could make it.  Maybe next year.  Hope you folks can keep it going!"
Apr 14, 2018
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Huntsville AL - 14th Annual Cigar Box Guitar Festival at Lowe Mill

June 1, 2018 at 6pm to June 2, 2018 at 9pm
Join us for Concerts on the Dock, featuring Dave Gallaher, aka Microwave Dave, and Hymn 4 Her. This concert is part of the 14th Annual Cigar Box Guitar Fest, which will continue the following day, Saturday June 2nd in the Flying Monkey Arts. More
Mar 19, 2018

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At 6:32pm on March 24, 2016, Ken Cheshier said…
Hey....I'm planning on going for sure. I've only been aware of CBG's a couple months. But making good progress attending UYT....University of YouTube lol
At 11:38pm on March 14, 2012, James said…

we will have to get together and compare notes some time!!

At 6:36pm on January 24, 2012, James said…

Hello neighbor!!!

At 12:16am on July 25, 2011, Patrick Nickel said…
Great to meet you - good job on the build I saw this last Saturday - stop any Saturday for a jam or trading the latest CBG licks.
At 1:54pm on July 24, 2011, darren brown said…

hi the pattren is from an old dobro type guitar just copyed and reduced down on cardboard is what was done there

At 5:28pm on July 15, 2011, darren brown said…
thanks for your comments very kind ,i trace out the f holes,then a fine blade on a powerd scroll saw .
At 9:35pm on May 20, 2011, JonBouye said…
Hey Larry, sorry I haven't had a chance to get back to you and thank you for your comments. Good to have another 'Bama Boy here. If I can be of assistance in anyway just give me a holler.

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