This is a cookie tin guitar that I've been working on for a while. Its a 4-stringer tuned DGBD. It plays great picked like a banjo or strummed like a guitar.

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Comment by Ben on May 16, 2010 at 1:17am
That's one of the great things about some of these songs. They have so many versions and verses floating around that you can pick and choose what you want in there.
Comment by Mark Stowe on May 15, 2010 at 6:01am
Well it's nice to get some credit for "inspiring" somebody. . . lol.
You may have noticed that in my version I cut out the verses about killing Thelma and the rounder she was two time me with, because I was afraid that some silly people might object to the violence in the song. . .lol.
Comment by Frank Posey on May 14, 2010 at 5:18am
I do a version of Waiting for a Train-you sound good on this and I love Jimmie Rogers.
Comment by Ben on May 14, 2010 at 2:00am
Willard, there really aren't too many songs that incorporate "Maryland" or "Washington DC" very well. Until that time comes I'll just have to sing about Texas.
Comment by Ben on May 14, 2010 at 1:43am
Hey Kevin, thanks for the encouragement. This song's been in my rotation for years now but Mark Stowe's video of it inspired me to share. I love how you'll find so many different versions of songs on here. As for my headlessness, I just figured that people would probably be more interested in that sweet tin I found than my mug. I will file your complaint with the appropriate department and see what we can do about it in the future.
Comment by Willardj on May 14, 2010 at 1:11am
Comment by Kevin Sprague (Knotlenny) on May 13, 2010 at 3:10pm
Excellent, Ben!! This is the real deal.
Only one complaint . . . . why no head shot?

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