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Jim Shank

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Size: 2,861kb, uploaded 1/20/2010 5:32:34 AM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

Also known as "Jim Shanks" or "Jimmy Shanks," this A tune is from southern Kentucky and was collected by Bruce Greene in the early 1970s. Gilbert Sewell of Pikeville, Tenn. is playing fiddle; Matthew Katinsky is on guitar and I'm playing my Jason Burns banjo. Recorded Jan. 15 at Firefly Coffee House in Fort Wayne, Ind.

2 comments on “Jim Shank”

bluemule_77 Says:
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 @5:35:39 PM


Thanks for posting all this great music. We'd heard Jim Shank a few times in the past and it popped up at a jam the other night and finally caught the name. A simple tune, but SO good!


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