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WILD HOG IN THE WOODS [2]. American, Reel (cut time). USA, Kentucky. F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was also recorded by Charlie Wilson and His Hayloft Boys on a Gennett 78 RPM disc, and, in 1931 by Lonesome Luke and His Farmhands, with square dance calls.


Additional notes
Source for notated version : - Lonesome Luke and His Farmhands (Ky.) [Phillips]. Lonesome Luke Decker's band consisted of fiddle, two guitars and brother Ira Decker on tenor banjo. They are sometimes called 'Lonesome Luke and His Farm Boys' and also recorded under the name 'Tommy Gordon and His Corn Huskers'. Decker (1900-1950) was from Grayson County, central Kentucky, although the band was based in Louisville.

Printed sources : - Phillips (Traditional American Fiddle Tunes, vol. 1), 1994; p. 257. Songer (Portland Collection vol. 2), 2005; p. 223.

Recorded sources : - Champion 16229 & Gennett Records (78 RPM), Lonesome Luke and His Farm Hands {Ky} (1931. Backed with “Dogs in the Ashcan”). Morning Star 45004, Lonesome Luke & His Farmhands - "Wish I Had My Time Again" (1980). Yazoo 2200, Lonesome Luke & His Farm Boys - "Kentucky Mountain Music" (2000, disc 5). Marimac 9047, Mac Benford – “1st ½ C.”

See also listing at :
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources [1]
Hear Lonesome Luke & His Farm Boys' 1931 recording on youtube.com [2] [3] and at Slippery Hill [4]



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