The Mississippians

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The Mississippians

This group is for anyone who loves, has lived in, or is living in Mississippi. The state's nickname, "The Birthplace of American Music" was given to it for a reason. Mississippi is known for its invention of many primitive istruments including the diddley bow some forms of the cigar box guitar.

Location: Mississippi
Members: 19
Latest Activity: Jun 22, 2019

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Lets get this party started

Started by mike hardwick. Last reply by allen vanstory Sep 13, 2015. 8 Replies

As a passionate cb player living in Oxford Mississippi.....I was excited to see the formation of this group!!!! I am of the opinion that there is a healthy number of us guys and gals around these…Continue

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Comment by Paul Craig on March 8, 2017 at 3:04am

That was great. Does anyone else watch Sun Studios on PBS?

Comment by Blind Lemon Cello on March 7, 2017 at 7:19pm

This is an awesome episode about Mississippi Fred McDowell.

http://www.pbs.org/video/2365929363/

Comment by Paul Craig on August 18, 2016 at 3:31pm
Comment by Paul Craig on August 18, 2016 at 3:30pm

Shane Speal, Cedric Burnside and Justin Johnson among others will be playing at the Clarksdale,MS Blues festival October 14th through the 16th.

I plan to be there and hope all the Ms group members can attend and meet each other as well. 

Comment by Bobby O'Neal on February 19, 2016 at 6:50pm

Welcome Dr.Moon!

Comment by Paul Craig on February 16, 2016 at 2:33pm

Welcome Dr. Moon.

Comment by Dr. Moon on February 16, 2016 at 1:13pm

Glad to see that there is a cbg group for Mississipians (even us transplants). I live in Starkville and have been building cbgs for a couple of years. Would really like to get together with other builders in the state. I don't play worth a crap, but I really enjoy building them.

Comment by Bobby O'Neal on January 27, 2016 at 10:56am

Welcome, Michael.  Glad to have you aboard.

I had the pleasure of playing in Ocean Springs at the Mississippi Songwriter's Festival in 2014.  Beautiful city.

Comment by Michael barron on January 27, 2016 at 5:53am
Hi greetings from ocean springs
Comment by Paul Craig on September 11, 2015 at 3:11am
Welcome Tony.
 

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Lets get this party started

Started by mike hardwick. Last reply by allen vanstory Sep 13, 2015. 8 Replies

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