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Down Yonder: Old Time String Band Music from Georgia

Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, and Smokey Joe Miller
Down Yonder: Old Time String Band Music from Georgia

Once upon a time in an old chicken coop in Gordon Tanner’s back yard, the "Banjo King" John Patterson and Smokey Joe Miller sat around on tree stumps with their fiddle, banjo and guitar and played their favorite old-time tunes which eventually produced this amazing collection of music.


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Track Listing

101
Carroll County Blues Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, and Smokey Joe Miller 2:16
102
Hand Me Down My Walking Cane Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 2:34
103
Billy in the Lowground Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 3:11
104
Lonesome Hungry Hash House Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 2:29
105
Goodbye, Little Bonnie, Blue Eyes Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 3:09
106
Cumberland Gap / Gid Tanner's Buckin' Mule / Hen Cackle (medley) Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 6:50
107
Listen to the Mockingbird Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 3:46
201
Hop Light, Ladies Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 1:57
202
Bully of the Town Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 3:18
203
Four Night's Experience Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 3:12
204
Arkansas Traveler Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 4:08
205
Down Yonder Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 2:39
206
I Wish I'd Bought a Half a Pint and Stayed in the Wagon Yard Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 2:34
207
Going Down the Road Feeling Bad Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 2:50
208
Out of My Bondage Gordon Tanner, John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller and the Skillet Lickers 3:01

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