Ride Old Buck to Water
Key of A. Two parts. Some folks on this page repeat 2 and 2, some do 2 and 4, and one does 3 and 3.
- Fiddle & banjo [utoob] (pay no attention to what they call this song)
- A jam at Mt Airy fiddlers convention [dark video on tube]. This is a great jam session. High on monotony.
- Skillet Lickers [non-video on tube] or [mp3 at Slippery Hill].
- We have this tune on a CD called In the Dance Tent by the Horse Flies.
- Chicken Chokers [non-video on tube].
- Bert Layne with Pappy and Tommy Taylor old radio show [non-video, tube, skip to 2:00]
LyricsRide Old Buck to water, ride Old Buck to water.Saw him down at the foot to the hill, if he aint' a-come back, I'd-a been there still.Ride Old Buck in a halter. Sold! for a dollar and a quarter. Raccoon treed the possum, raccoon treed the possum.Don't you cry my honey, don't you cry my honey.