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 Johnny Cash
Rockin' A 1341
 
 
ID: 7355
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TypeSinging CallRockin' A
Label information
Grid list of Rockin' A recordings
Quantity6
Vic's Rating0 (not rated)
Bpm 
Duration 
Media45 rpm vinyl
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OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    Basic

Allemande left with the corner
Dosado your own
Allemande left just once again
And weave around the ring
Far from Folsom Prison
Dosado, promenade
Far from Folsom Prison
That's where I want to stay


FIGURE    Basic, corner progression

1 & 3 square thru
4 hands around you go
Dosado the outsides
It's full around you know
Swing thru two by two
Boys trade, promenade
And let that lonesome whistle blow your blues away
Lyrics

Lyrics are provided for informational and educational purposes only. Lyrics are
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Folsom Prison Blues  (1955)

I hear the train a'coming it's rolling round the bend
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on
But that train keeps rollin' on down to San Antone

When I was just a baby my Mama told me 'Son,
Always be a good boy; don't ever play with guns.'
But I shot a man in Reno, just to watch him die
When I hear that whistle blowin' I hang my head and cry

I bet there's rich folk eatin' in a fancy dining car.
They're prob'ly drinkin' coffee and smokin' big cigars,
But I know I had it comin', I know I can't be free,
But those people keep a-movin', and that's what tortures me.

Well if they freed me from this prison, if that railroad train was mine,
I bet I'd move on over a little farther down the line,
Far from Folsom Prison, that's where I want to stay,
And I'd let that lonesome whistle blow my blues away.

(The above lyrics refer to Johnny Cash's original version.)

Lyrics by Johnny Cash.
Recorded by Johnny Cash.
 
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Handle List
1429  Allemande Left  [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1276 Weave The Ring [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1482 4 (number)
429 Dosado [Basic]
1121 Swing Thru [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
1175 Trade [Basic]
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]

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