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St. Louis 2nd Annual CBG Festival June 7 2014

Started this discussion. Last reply by AlexiaLaubscher Sep 9, 2014. 21 Replies

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St. Louis MO. CBG Club/Workshop

Started this discussion. Last reply by smilingdog1 Dec 27, 2017. 620 Replies

We are organizing a CBG workshop held one Saturday a month at the 61 roadhouse & kitchen in Webster Groves MO. (St. Louis Area).  This is also the home to the St. Louis CBG festival each…Continue

St. Louis Cigar Box Guitar Festival!

Started this discussion. Last reply by smilingdog1 Jun 26, 2013. 145 Replies

Is there such an event? If not, why not!A few of us here on the nation have made contact and are talking about a local gathering. An event to show our boxes, talk about them on every level and all…Continue

 

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ONLY 9 DAYS LEFT TO WIN THIS SWAMP WITCH GET TICKETS NOW EVEN IF YOU DONT GO

"Anybody can purchase tickets @ $5. per ticket or 5x for $20. Through pay pal acct# is (frogking1958@yahoo.com) all I ask if you win is that you pay the flat rate for shipping. One ticket wins and anyone can be that winner. This is for a great non…"
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smilingdog1 replied to Shane Speal shanespeal.com's discussion VIDEO & PHOTOS: Jim Morris Re-Creates Historic Fiddle from Just a Photo
"It is awesome! I for one seek out the vintage boxes, worn look and find the old ruff cut homemade jobs interesting as well."
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smilingdog1 replied to Shane Speal shanespeal.com's discussion VIDEO & PHOTOS: Jim Morris Re-Creates Historic Fiddle from Just a Photo
"Mighty fine replica. You make it sound better than it looks!"
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";-)  win a witch there too ! "
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"Very cool.  I hear Justin is playing for and with  some big name famous folks.  Good for him!"
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"To Kevin & Duck, I believe in the no rules approach to building these CBG's. I'd not relish being the one who tells up coming builders that they had better learn to play or their level of effort will be cutesy at best. I don't…"
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Raffle for Christmas dinners.

Posted on November 18, 2017 at 4:59pm 14 Comments

Club is getting a head start on fundraising dinners for families in need. Most of us have been there but too proud to ask. We don't wait for folks to ask, we raffle guitars and give away food shopping gift cards.

Jason Weaver donated a beautiful 6string traveler we're drawing on in December. So here is a great idea you can use for your community in your area to give just in time to warm the hearts of many.

St. Louis Cigar Box Guitar Club @ Hwy61roadhouse.

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St. Louis CBG Club T-Shirt Logo

Posted on October 22, 2017 at 2:46am 6 Comments

We held a drawing contest for the clubs logo for 2017-2018 and there were 12 entry's out of which Anonymous pick's entry won. Pretty cool having someone that far away join us down here in the Gateway. I am not ashamed to say I celebrated with an order of smoke rib tips coated in a Cajun glaze over fried rice. …

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River Front Times review CBG Festival St. Louis MO.

Posted on June 1, 2017 at 11:50am 0 Comments

2017 5th Annual CBG Fest St. Louis MO.

Cigar Box Guitar Festival Brings DIY Instruments to St. Louis This Weekend

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Great Festival Post St. Louis 5th annual CBG festival.

Posted on May 29, 2017 at 11:17pm 4 Comments

For the fifth year, Highway 61 Roadhouse hosts the annual Cigar Box Guitar Festival on June 3, featuring workshops, vendors, and live performances by Justin “The…

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At 8:14am on December 31, 2017, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks Dog ! have agreat 2018 and ill bee reading & hearing You !! greeeeettssszz A.D.

At 10:07am on March 14, 2016, Nhirvana said…
Thanks for the nice comment!
At 5:48pm on February 21, 2016, Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear said…

Big thanks to you for your kind friend request. Pleased to accept, and with a big ol' grin too!

At 7:53pm on December 22, 2015, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks verry much ! for your likes Smilingdog ! appriciated, glad you are on there to! it turned out to bee a real nice mix and blend of sounds & styles , steve did a good job !

At 10:23pm on October 19, 2015, music2me said…
Hey sure had a good time on Saturday so do you have a link for the parts we talked about
At 1:41pm on September 17, 2015, Preston J. Laisure said…

"Pick" and "Uncle Lou" have suggested that I get ideas form you about getting a group started and please ignore the photo I accidently posted when trying to get rid of the red star beside my name on "my page." Thanks,   Preston 

At 12:52pm on July 11, 2015, Jim Junksville Sharkey said…

Thanks for the friend request smilingdog

At 6:50pm on May 31, 2015, David (3 string Davy) Pietrzak said…

Raise you two arms and a torso. ... A bottle neck slide.

At 6:46pm on May 31, 2015, David (3 string Davy) Pietrzak said…

I would lend a hand.

At 3:01pm on May 10, 2015, Hard luck chuck said…
Hey smiling dog - thanks for the invite!
 
 
 

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