Monkey in a Dog Cart

Monkey in a Dog Cart played by Bob Tailed Mule.

Key of C usually. Two parts played twice each. Also known as Monkey on a Dogcart.

  • Old 78 of Leake County Revelers [utoob non-video]. This is your best version right here. Recorded sharp of C.
  • Old 78 of Hoyt Ming and his Pep Steppers [utoob non-video]. Recorded flat of C.
  • Danish band Big Hungry Joe aka Bob Tailed Mule [utoob].
  • Jack Mcgee (and who dat?) [utoob] also at Clifftop [utoob] with Spencer.
  • Bogstompers (you only get to see their knees) [utoob]. At the beginning of the second part, Bogstompers are playing C then G. Compare to Bob Tailed Mule who play C then F there.
  • Jim Herd (fiddle & banjo) [utoob or Slippery Hill].
  • Video from Clifftop 2016 [utoob].

Monkey in a Dogcart?

We're not sure "dogcart" should be a word, but there are two kinds. (1) A dogcart is a luggage cart pulled by a dog. (2) A dogcart is a horse-drawn carriage that carries two hunters plus their dogs. It is unclear which type of dogcart the monkey jumped in.