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Briggs' Corn Shucking Jig --- Preliminary Funkification

Putting a bit of swing and backbeat into an 1855 tune. Can you feel it! I'm playing a 1937 Slingerland resonator pot with a Stu-Mac neck--in a nearly empty r...

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Comment by Timothy Twiss on September 7, 2016 at 4:14pm
I like it. I still feel the strong 1 and 3 more than the backbeat, but I like the push beats that make it swing. Bravo.
Comment by James Pentecost on September 7, 2016 at 6:18pm
Sounding good, Sule!!!
Comment by Mark Weems on September 7, 2016 at 6:42pm

Hey Sule, is this still Califunkification or are you back east yet? 

Comment by Sule Greg Wilson on September 7, 2016 at 7:58pm

T Twiss--glad you like it.  That's the Preliminary...we'll see where it goes when we play for some shuckers!

Thanks, James!  And, Mark---that Funkification was actually recorded in the last of the lower 48: Arizona.  Though, right now, I am in Sunny See Ae...


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