It was written for Jerry Garcia's first solo album Garcia, which was released in January As with the songs on the rest of the album, Garcia plays every instrument himself, including acoustic guitar, bass guitar, and an electric guitar played through a Leslie speaker. Rusty York recorded a Marty Robbins-penned song in called, "Sugaree. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe. If by any chance you spot an inappropriate image within your search results please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Word in Definition. Freebase 0. Alex US English. Daniel British.
Elizabeth "Libba" Cotten wrote her well-known song "Freight Train" at the age of 11 and sang it for nearly 80 years. Through her songwriting, her quietly commanding personality, and her unique left-handed guitar and banjo styles, she has inspired and influenced generations of younger artists. Cotten was declared a National Heritage Fellow by the National Endowment for the Arts in , and was recognized by the Smithsonian Institution as a "living treasure.
He addresses this song there. It was originally titled Stingaree. If I remember it's like a john talking to a prostitute or something like that he envisioned. The lyrics kind of fit that. I'll look in my annotated lyric book too. The first verse could be referencing her potentially getting arrested.
Subject: Shake Sugaree From: murray mpce. In fact I am not sure if "sugaree" is an adverb modifying the verb "shake" or if "Sugaree" is the subject of the command "shake". Anyond know?