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Colorado CBG Fest 2018

Started by Alan Hergert. Last reply by Alan Hergert Nov 14, 2017. 14 Replies

OKI am sick of hearing about the Pennsylvania CBG Fest or the Missouri CBG Fest...How about one in Colorado?  I am in Littleton and might be able to get a venue.I think starting small would be good. …Continue

CBG get togethers?

Started by Moedecker. Last reply by Moedecker May 20, 2016. 2 Replies

Hello, Me and the li'l woman will headin' to Colorado in July. Just wonderin' if any li'l jams or open mikes featuring CBG's are goin' on? I'm a builder and player from Reno, NV. and would like to…Continue

Summer plans?

Started by Alan Hergert. Last reply by Alan Hergert May 16, 2016. 2 Replies

Anyone in the Denver area up for a mini-CBG fest this summer?I ideas for a couple of venues.Continue

What are you doing at the end of January?

Started by Tommy Phillips. Last reply by Tommy Phillips Dec 19, 2014. 1 Reply

So, a little background.This summer, I "finished" my first CBG, a 3-string fretless.  It had been something I wanted to do for a long time, and I finally just did it.I took it along when I visited…Continue

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Comment by Ron Lutz on September 8, 2017 at 9:37pm

Hi all;

Am an Arky at this point but Colorado native for my 1st 45 years.  Hometown is Greeley and spent many years working in Ft. Collins and Loveland.  Sure miss the trails there, used to skate them for hours after work.  Have been making cbg's and custom pieces in the cigar box style.  Loving life here in the "Shire",  I often think about starting a festival here, but sounds like too big of a project for me at this point in life.  We have a great ampitheater at the Passion Play that holds a couple thousand people which would be the perfect venue for an event.  Maybe someday.  You can see some of my guitars on Facebook Studio62.biz.   Am looking forward to make some new Colo. connections.  Who knows, there might even be someone I worked with that now builds cbg's.

Comment by Alan Hergert on August 29, 2017 at 4:48pm

Thanks perfesser...  I am in Littleton. 

Comment by Perfesser Blue on August 26, 2017 at 12:28am

Yep, Im still here.

Perfesser Blue

Im in Montrose these days.

You?

Comment by Alan Hergert on August 25, 2017 at 3:18pm

Testing, testing...

Anybody out there?

Comment by Alan Hergert on October 25, 2016 at 12:14pm

Anyone up for some plucking this Saturday, October 29th?

There is a car show in Littleton, CO at Powderhorn Park - 11501 W Coal Mine Ave (Simms and Coal Mine) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

I am planning to be there with a guit or two just making some music.

Come by if you can!

Comment by Murdoc_420 on March 2, 2016 at 2:04am

Looks pretty quiet in this neck-o-the-woods but I figured I'd give a shout out to other Colorado loc's.

 I've finished one CBG (don't know why it took so long, wanted to for years) and should be wrapping up another tomorrow.

 Parts on order for a bass...

Comment by Alan Hergert on January 20, 2016 at 12:47am

Thanks, Tommy.  Nice to know I'm not alone.  ;)

Comment by Tommy Phillips on January 19, 2016 at 10:32pm

I don't know of anything. I have done a little at the Mini Maker Faires, but nothing too serious.

Comment by Alan Hergert on January 18, 2016 at 6:09pm

Is there anything happening CBG-wise in Colorado?

Just curious.

Comment by Tommy Phillips on November 10, 2014 at 6:39pm

I have been on the Nation for a while; I don't know why it took me so long to wonder if there was a Colorado group.

 

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