Marvin Wayne Troxel
  • Male
  • Gypsum, CO
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share on Facebook MySpace

Marvin Wayne Troxel's Friends

  • BadTimmy
  • melaniejane
  • William McCauley
  • Paul Stephen Eklund
  • Jethro
  • Furry Johnson
  • GI Junker
  • Dave Hole
  • Patrick Breton
  • Metaphormidable
  • mike anderson Blues Box Guitars
  • Ottie(Skydog)Noble
  • Bluesheart
  • Nathan King
  • Shelley

Music

Paused...
  • 1.
    03 DRINKINORDRIVIN 1
  • 2.
    Herb(remix)DanceUP CBG
  • 3.
    The Water Is Wide
  • 4.
    I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say
  • 5.
    Hymnal
  • 6.
    Evensong
  • 7.
    Foothills Stomp
  • 8.
    Comin' Up Over the Hill
  • 9.
    Prairie Rain
  • 10.
    The Swamp Near McCullough
  • 11.
    Unpaved Road
 

Gonna play me some boxjo music

Profile Information

How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
Nathan King

Marvin Wayne Troxel's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Marvin Wayne Troxel's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Comment Wall (10 comments)

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

Join Cigar Box Nation

At 3:58pm on September 5, 2010, Bear said…
"10 extra bucks for gas and ice cream"!

I didn't discover it till I went to the bank a couple days later. You are a great guy, Marvin! But I feel guilty, so if you're ever down my way, I'll treat you to a meal or somethin', okay?
At 12:17pm on September 4, 2010, Bear said…
Marvin - Yup. All songs in open C. However, the banjo might've actually been at Cb or C# or worse. I just tuned it to itself on any given day! "Evensong" is also open C tuning; just starts on a different chord. Say -- I think you overpaid me, BTW...
At 3:47pm on August 29, 2010, Shelley said…
Hey Marvin!
Thanks for the befriending.
Man, i love that amp you made.
That sucker is good lookin'.
Friendly greetings,
Shelley.
At 12:40pm on August 26, 2010, Bear said…
I gotta go back to work now, talk to you later!
At 12:39pm on August 26, 2010, Bear said…
Marvin -- Tel you what: E-mail me and I'll send you some pix and we can continue the discussion off this site. Just sign in, go to my page, and click "send a message".
At 12:02pm on August 26, 2010, Bear said…
Marvin -- So, you're now in Ft. Collins, huh? If you get out to blues jams (I think Nathan King does that a bit), there's a bunch of 'em up & down the front range. Maybe I'll see you at one sometime, though I don't get out quite as often as I used to. As for the Ruskin banjo, it's long gone, but I do have a number of other CBBs at home that are for sale ($150). Or were you talking about the Ruskin cigar box itself, wondering if I had more? If so, nope! That was an eBay purchase.
At 1:34am on August 12, 2010, Naz Nomad said…
Marvin, just spotted your chat from earlier ... For the record, Ben Prestage plays a Lowebow made by John Lowe (Johnny Lowebow on the forums), and not Henry Lowman. :-))
At 11:43pm on August 7, 2010, Bluesheart said…
I know, I love the way each one sort of evolves as you build.It's either that or my planning ain't so great!
At 5:22pm on August 7, 2010, Bluesheart said…
Hello, and glad to meet you.Keep up the nice work.
At 10:16am on May 14, 2010, Wes "I'm Baaaaack" Yates said…
Welcome aboard, MArvin! You will find lots of helpful folks and information here on all things CBG (CBU, CBB, etc.) Feel free to poke around, ask questions, and post your stuff (photos, recordings, videos, etc.).

Up in the Free Resources menu at the top, you will see a number of plans for building and playing cigar box guitars/ukuleles/banjos/dulcimers/violins. I encourage you to download any of the plans, take a look at them, and ask questions from there. Also our site is VERY searchable. I bet you your questions have already been asked, so take a few moments and look around.

Join our Chat sometime (see the bar at the bottom of your browser page). Keep in mind that tho the chat window says there are X number of people online, not all may have the chat window up.

Most of all, have fun!

-Wes
 
 
 

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

Discussion: Toothpick Frets?

Started by Habanera Hal in Feature Articles. Last reply by Mark Miller Nov 17. 27 Replies

Your take on this bizarre guitar

Started by Infirmity Citrus President in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Vladimir Mazic Nov 16. 11 Replies

Build this Wooden Kick Drum Pedal

Started by Rose Ericson in Feature Articles. Last reply by Murray Wall Nov 12. 34 Replies

Latest Activity

Lappy posted a video
1 hour ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on BRUCE HALBOHM's photo
Thumbnail

3 string elect.#4

"Sharp lookin’ build Bruce!"
3 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on BRUCE HALBOHM's photo
Thumbnail

3 string elect.#1

"Interesting bridge design Bruce!"
3 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on A.D.EKER's video
Thumbnail

One for WES a.d. eker 2022

"Thanks for honoring one who has made a difference in your life A.D.! May Wes Rest In Peace."
3 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on A.D.EKER's video
Thumbnail

Whatyoumaycallit BCB 2022

"Groovin’ as usual A.D.! Pretty revved up on this one."
3 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on Korrigan's video
Thumbnail

Santa Sings Santeria by Sublime

"Rich!!! Thanks for treating us Korrigan."
3 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on Doug Thorsvik's video
Thumbnail

Silver Bells: 2-String Surf Chugger Cigar Box Guitar

"Thank you Kale! Some of the Christmas songs are a challenge to play and sing, fortunately for us…"
3 hours ago
Michael OBrien liked NightOwl's video
5 hours ago
Steve Holladay liked A.D.EKER's video
7 hours ago
Doug Thorsvik commented on Doug Thorsvik's video
Thumbnail

Silver Bells: 2-String Surf Chugger Cigar Box Guitar

"Thanks Brian, A.D., and Alan! It is the season and the Slingers are in Christmas mode and…"
7 hours ago
AGP # liked Silent Jim's photo
8 hours ago
AGP # liked BRUCE HALBOHM's photo
8 hours ago

Music

© 2022   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 -->