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Sep 20, 2019 - 6:38:54 PM
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57 posts since 12/29/2009

youtube.com/watch?v=dM918nHvigM

This music isn't really my style , I like the title!

Sep 21, 2019 - 9:05:26 AM

Fathand

Canada

11457 posts since 2/7/2008

I always remember Mingo.

Sep 21, 2019 - 10:14:09 AM

57 posts since 12/29/2009

Who's that comin'
Who's that strummin'
That's the man with the banjo
For a penny he'll play any song
That's happy and gay
Folks all smile and stop awhile
Because the man with the banjo
Makes their troubles burst like bubbles chasing worries away
See the children running after
While he plays his merry song
All their hearts are filled with laughter
As they tag along
Shadows fallin', sandman's callin'
Here goes the man with the banjo
Gaily strummin' softly strummin'
On his merry old way

Sep 21, 2019 - 12:03:38 PM
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2223 posts since 3/30/2008

This was actually a popular song at the time, & I remember reading in some articles on the banjo that it contributed to keeping the banjo in the public consciousness at a time when the banjo had faded in popularity in Pop music. 

Edited by - tdennis on 09/21/2019 12:07:06

Sep 21, 2019 - 1:08:49 PM

Hawk54

Australia

763 posts since 2/9/2007

I like it ,sounds great to me .comes from an era when there was a lot of quality talent around ,not like a lot of the same sounding crap of today

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