Wednesday, December 07, 2016

WACKY WEDNESDAY: Shotgun Boogie!


Yep, just some songs about the shotgun.

First a hit by Tennessee Ernie Ford



Here's the Park Avenue Hillbilly, Miss Dorothy Shay, whose mother was frightened by a shotgun, they say ...



Some "Shotgun Blues" from the original Sonny Boy Williamson



I just recently became aware of this bitchen soul record by Roy C called "Shotgun Wedding."



And what set me off on this rampage of shotgun songs? This little clip by The Reverend Peyton, of course.

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