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Good Ole Boys Like Me
Acme 139
 
    
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Good Ole Boys Like Me
 
Acme 139
 


ID: 17409

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TypeSinging Call
WEB SITE www.acmerecordings.com
Label information
Grid list of Acme recordings
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Bpm 
Duration 
MediaMP3
Artist(s)

Scott Bennett
Cue Sheet

OPENER    Mainstream

Sides face grand square
When I was a kid Uncle Remus he put me to bed
With a picture of Stonewall Jackson above my head

Allemande and weave
Then daddy came in to kiss his little man
With gin on his breath and a Bible in his hand
He talked about honor and things I should know
Then he staggered a little as he went out the door


FIGURE    Basic, corner progression

Heads (Sides) square thru
Dosado
Swing thru, boys run
Ferris wheel, right & left thru
Square thru 3
Swing and promenade
By the light of the radio by my bed
With Thomas Wolfe whispering in my head


MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    Mainstream

Sides face grand square
I can still hear the soft Southern winds in the live oak trees
And those Williams boys they still mean a lot to me
Hank and Tennessee

Allemande and weave
I guess we're all gonna be what we're gonna be
So what do you do with good ole boys like me?


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So what do you do with good ole boys like me?
 
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Good Ole Boys Like Me
 
 

When I was a kid Uncle Remus would put me to bed
With a picture of Stonewall Jackson above my head
Then Daddy came in to kiss his little man
With gin on his breath and a Bible in his hand
And he talked about honor and things I should know
Then he'd stagger a little as he went out the door

I can still hear the soft Southern winds in the live oak trees
And those Williams boys they still mean a lot to me
Hank and Tennessee
I guess we're all gonna be what we're gonna be
So what do you do with good ol' boys like me?

Nothing makes a sound in the night like the wind does
But you ain't afraid if you're washed in the Blood like I was
The smell of Cape Jasmine through the window screen
John R. and The Wolfman kept me company
By the light of the radio by my bed
With Thomas Wolfe whispering in my head

I can still hear the soft Southern winds in the live oak trees
And those Williams boys they still mean a lot to me
Hank and Tennessee
I guess we're all gonna be what we're gonna be
So what do you do with good ol' boys like me?

When I was in school I ran with a kid down the street
And I watched him burn himself up on bourbon and speed
But I was smarter than most, and I could choose
Learned to talk like the man on the six o'clock news
When I was eighteen, Lord, I hit the road
But it really doesn't matter how far I go

I can still hear the soft Southern winds in the live oak trees
And those Williams boys they still mean a lot to me
Hank and Tennessee
I guess we're all gonna be what we're gonna be
So what do you do with good ol' boys like me?

Yeah, what do you do with good ol' boys like me?

Lyrics by Bob McDill.
Recorded by Don Williams.
 
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Handle List
1432  Side(s) IDENTIFIER
473 Face (dir) [Mainstream]
1470 In DIRECTION
548 Grand Square [Basic]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1276 Weave The Ring [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1482 4 (number)
429 Dosado [Basic]
1121 Swing Thru [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
891 (anyone) Run [Basic]
486 Ferris Wheel [Basic]
865 Right & Left Thru [Basic]
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1481 3 (number)
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]
1432 Side(s) IDENTIFIER
473 Face (dir) [Mainstream]
1470 In DIRECTION
548 Grand Square [Basic]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1276 Weave The Ring [Basic]

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