I Get My Whiskey from Rockingham

Bruce Molsky (fiddle), Tatiana Hargreaves (viola), Rushad Eggleston (cello), and Jim Miller (guitar).

Key of G. Two parts. Square tune. The tune includes a variety of fiddle bowing styles.

  • We have Bruce Molsky's solo recording on CD.
  • The original by Earl Johnson & His Dixie Entertainers [tube]. Earl was the 1926 Georgia state fiddler champion [wikipedia].

Rockingham?

The lyrics refer to Rockingham County VA which was known for its moonshine production.

Not to be confused with...

The lyrics refer to Rockingham Cindy who was the subject of another fiddle tune.