Freeborn man on CBG and foot drums (no harp) (Exploration of the use of negative space)

I was born in the Southland
Twenty some odd years ago
I ran away for the first time
When I was four years old
I'm a free-born man
My home is on my back
I know every inch of highway
Every foot of back road every mile of railroad track
I got a gal in Cincinnati
Got a women in San Antone
I always love the girl next door
But anyplace is home
I got me a worn out guitar
I carry an old tote sack
I hocked it about two hundred times
But I always get 1 back
Well you may not like my appearance
You may not like my song
You may not like the way I talk
But you like the way I'm gone

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Comment by Danny Gordon on September 16, 2019 at 11:38am

outstanding job Bug. One of my favorite songs

Comment by Nancy kat on September 12, 2019 at 11:53am

Oooo those girls......lol.....love it Buggy!!!! Yup harp is good but your vocals carried this one to the top! Meeowwww^..^

Comment by BUGGY (C) on September 11, 2019 at 6:40pm

Thanks Bob.. I guess It just misses some banjo?

Comment by Bob Johnston on September 11, 2019 at 5:38pm

Awesome Buggy!  Not only do I  love trains and train songs I  got to watch video of two trains I  rode on and remember the scenery on the routes as depicted in the video.  Oh, and you did a fantastic job on playing and singing.

Comment by BUGGY (C) on September 11, 2019 at 2:42pm

Dampening/deadening the strings with you left hand rather then letting it ring out

Comment by Uncle John on September 11, 2019 at 9:29am

I hear what Bob was saying.  I have not learned how to do that.  It's a good skill.   Excellent vocals, Buggy. 

Comment by Bob "Ambrose" Negus on September 11, 2019 at 4:35am

Nice one Buggy.  I like the string deadening strumming/scratching aspects to this song.  Sometimes I use it.  Adds that little extra edge and feel aspect.

Comment by BUGGY (C) on September 10, 2019 at 2:33pm

Yup uncle John I agree needs harp, but I've been soo busy this was an oldy I had already done a while back... Thanks guys for the comments and support

Comment by Dave Lynas on September 10, 2019 at 11:44am

The sifting sands of time. Nice Buggy. Might need a little cello. :D)

Comment by Uncle John on September 10, 2019 at 9:38am

Raw is good, Buggy.  Some harp would have been good. 

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