Friday Night Follies – Aunt’s, With A Bit Of Driftwood

Well, another Friday night has rolled around, so let’s have a few tunes that suit the times. Let’s start with Aunt Effie, right out of 1967:

And, for a bit of musical history here’s Jimmy Driftwood, with the Unfortunate Lawyer:

http://youtu.be/VP03yQsanmA

Since we have a good thing going, here’s Jimmy Driftwood again, with a version of Sweet Betsy from Pike that I had not heard before:

http://youtu.be/bhsUqjGTrtg

And here’s one of my favorite traditional songs by the Carolina Chocolate Drops, with Rhiannon Giddens, Dom Flemons, and Justin Robinson. Each of whom seem to play every instrument known to man, superbly:

An encore? Sure ’nuff:

And that is about enough of that good old mountain music.

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