In 1982 I founded one of the first musicians Bulletin Board Services, see BBS & Discussion Group History
Currently, I am still one of the moderators of the:
Operated as free services they allow anyone to post and read messages with other like minded groups of people. The other moderators and I try to ensure that they have a friendly commercial free discussion environment. You can choose to not receive any email and only read and post on the web- the FAQ's tell you how when you join.
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Jazz Guitar Group
All are welcome to join. Members come from all over the world and include listeners, musicians, promoters, press, writers, DJ's, recording companies, video producers, fans and artists; and range from Beginners to Professional players.
All aspects of Jazz Guitar are discussed, Theory, Technique, Tunes, Concerts, Recordings, Festivals, and Events.
African Music Group
All are welcome to join. Members come from all over the world and include listeners, musicians, promoters, press, writers, DJ's, recording companies, video producers, fans and artists; and range from Beginners to Experts.
All aspects of African Music are discussed, Concerts, Recordings, Festivals, and upcoming events and concerts are announced.
This is the independent user group for PG Music's Band-In-A-Box program. All are welcome to join. The purpose of the group is to:
Exchange and Share BIAB files *.sgu, *.mgu, *.sty etc created by our members
Get to know other members
Exchange hints and tips
Build and Maintain a File Repository of BIAB Files
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