Run, Boy, Run

As played by Eck Robertson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in G

From the Eck Robertson Collection

3 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)
Full Transcription (PDF)


78rpm record


This tune was once very common, under a less politically correct name.  Now it seems to be rarely played.  Roberts apparently recorded this in 1929.  Note the use of dissonant drones in the B part.

This tune is a member of the following groups:

Run, Somebody, Run; The Pattyroller Song

Texas Fiddle

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