Dem Bones Dem Bones

Scott Miller and Greg Adams Play a Minstrel Medley

Scott says that in this performance he was "channelling" antebellum era minstrel bones players. The first medley tune, "Briggs' Corn Shucking Jig," is the same tune the Carolina Chocolate Drops used when he played with them on stage in Saint Louis. Those vintage ebony bones he was rattling were reportedly owned by a veteran of the Battle of Gettysburg.

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