Mudcat Café message #1001798 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #61198   Message #1001798
Posted By: Jim Dixon
14-Aug-03 - 07:43 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Born in Hard Luck (Chris Bouchillon)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Born in Hard Times,Chris Bouchillon
A version of "Born in Hard Luck" similar to the above transcriptions was also recorded by Snuffy Jenkins on "Pioneer of the Bluegrass Banjo" 1998.

Something called "Born in Hard Luck" has also been recorded by Peg Leg Sam, on "Kickin' It" 2000, and "Medicine Show Man." I'm not sure if it's the same "song" or just a monologue on the same theme. I transcribed this from a sound sample at Yahoo! Shopping > Music: