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Boll Weevil Blues

Posted by JimA2985


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- Play count: 998

Size: 2,796kb, uploaded 6/26/2008 9:41:00 AM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

6-25-08 a Charlie Patton song I worked out on banjo last night. Capo on the fourth fret with the 5th string dropped down to F#.

4 comments on “Boll Weevil Blues”

magnuscanis Says:
Friday, June 27, 2008 @7:00:33 AM

I  like it.  I take it the banjo was tuned in open G before you put the capo on and detuned the 5th string (meaning you're playing in B)?

Don Borchelt Says:
Friday, June 27, 2008 @9:57:51 PM

This is just great, that's all there is to say.  There definitely ain't enough blues in old-timey music.

clawhammertim Says:
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 @11:42:46 AM

I totally dig this. really great.

festusbug Says:
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 @3:55:18 PM


I was working on this  ... now I'll have to move on because you've nailed it!!


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