Music

Whiskey Before Breakfast – Playing with Old Friends

The Pressley Girls standing in a field of grass smiling with instruments

Today I’m sharing another song from the day the girls and Paul got together to jam with old friends Wayde Powell II, Wayde Powell III (or little Wayde as we call him) and Sam Ensley.

Paul put together a video of two attempts of the same tune “Whiskey Before Breakfast” along with some other fun from the song. Here’s what Paul said about the video:

“When we got together a few weeks ago with Wayde Powell II and III, this is the first tune we jammed on together. Lots of fun. I thought the first attempt was better overall, but I couldn’t resist uploading the second one because I liked Wayde’s banjo chime at the end so much. I thought I might as well throw in some of the other shenanigans with this song while I was at it. I hope you enjoy this video. We have more that we hope to put together, using different camera angles. On this song, only one camera was working.”

I hope you enjoyed the fun!

Tipper

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9 Comments

  • Reply
    Bob Wasmer
    August 26, 2019 at 11:59 am

    Outstanding. I love it!

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    Brenda
    August 26, 2019 at 9:45 am

    My dulcimer group played this at almost every jam. I’m a drop-out now, but I still pick it up every now and then.

  • Reply
    Mary Johnson
    August 25, 2019 at 8:16 pm

    I loved every note

  • Reply
    betty stephenson
    August 25, 2019 at 2:36 pm

    beautiful job to all concerned have a great week people

  • Reply
    Dana
    August 25, 2019 at 12:44 pm

    A great way to lighten the day! Thanks.

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    Ed Ammons
    August 25, 2019 at 10:06 am

    Top Notch !!!!

  • Reply
    tmc
    August 25, 2019 at 7:58 am

    I seen this on the Tube, very nicely done, its one of my favorite fiddle tunes.

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    marshall reagan
    August 25, 2019 at 7:35 am

    Are you going to be at VOGEL STATE PARK this Labor Day weekend?

    • Reply
      Tipper
      August 27, 2019 at 8:06 am

      Marshall-Hope you are well! Thank you for the comments! We won’t be at Vogel on labor day but we’ll be playing in Blairsville at the festival both days. Saturday at 11 and Sunday at 12.

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