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Billy Ben! Where have you been?


I came across a song that I can’t get out of my head and I really want to play it. The version I heard was off the Ronnie & Rob McCoury album and it is so cool! Still trying to figure out how to learn by ear.

Ben, Please teach us this song!

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Ha…My Dad used to sing that to us when we were little . .

I am pretty sure that song has it’s origins in English folk music -sea shanty -soldier abroad

I love it! Would make a great harmony banjo lesson.

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Oh wow! My grandmother used to sing us that song when my sisters and I were little.