25 Songs, 25 Days – Day 21

21 May

Day 21 – your favorite song.

I don’t have a favorite song, really. I have lots of songs I love, but picking just one is impossible so I will highlight another band I love, the Carolina Chocolate Drops. Here’s Country Girl

And the first song of theirs I heard, Snowden’s Jig

I’ve been working on this one on the fiddle, but Rhiannon’s fiddle is cross tuned – a pain in the ass if you want to practice something else next. I love the haunting melody of this song!

Sadly, Rhiannon is the only original member of the Drops remaining and their sound has changed quite a bit, but I’m happy the group is staying true to its roots. Here are a couple of songs that showcase Rhiannon’s superb vocal talents –

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