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"Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad" by Dom Flemons Official Music Video

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Video Title
"Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad" by Dom Flemons [Official Music Video]
Description
Official music video for "Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad" by Dom Flemons, from 'Black Cowboys' out March 23th, 2018 on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings // https://folkways.si.edu/dom-flemons/black-cowboys "Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad" is a favorite of the old-time string bands. Square dance music was a big part of the cowboy's life on the range when the instruments and players were available. In an article written for the Saturday Evening Post in 1925, Will C. Barnes explained, "These singers did much toward keeping up the range songs and spreading them through the cow country." Dom Flemons: guitar, vocal Brian Farrow: fiddle and background vocal Dante Pope: cow "rhythm" bones and background vocal Dan Sheehy: guitarrĂ³n Dom Flemons: https://theamericansongster.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DomFlemonsMusic/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/domflemons/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/domflemons Smithsonian Folkways: http://www.folkways.si.edu/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Folkways Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithsonianf... Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/smithsonian... The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright/). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
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15,283
Video Duration
2 min 48 sec
Creator
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Uploaded
2018-04-16T18:32:19.000Z
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Youtube videos
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