Trivia for December 17, 2021 – More Truck Driving Songs

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The winners are:
Andy Bing
Todd Evans
Wayne Fugate
George Nasca
Vinny Nugent

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DECEMBER 17, 2021 TRIVIA QUESTION

Truck Driving Songs Follow-Up

Let’s do a bit more with truck driving songs, recorded “a bit” more recently.

We’ll do this in a matching game. Match the song with the artist. Send your reply in this form: Bill Monroe-Lonesome Truck Driver’s Blues.

When the correct answers are revealed I’ll try to post links to each. And I hope you will be curious enough to check out those links.

Ready? Have fun!

ARTISTS

Del McCoury
Lester Flatt
Ralph Stanley II
John Hartford
Po’ Rambling Boys

SONGS

Backing to Birmingham
Tennessee Truck-Driving Man
The Lights On the Hill (Are Blinding Me)
East Bound and Down
The Dixie Trucker’s Home

Answers and Videos are below

Additional Bowden Comments

Del McCoury – The Lights on the Hill

Lester Flatt – Backing to Birmingham

Ralph Stanley II – Tennessee Truck Driving Man

John Hartford – Dixie Truckers Home

Po’ Rambling Boys – East Bound and Down

5 Responses

  • Del McCoury – The Lights On the Hill (Are Blinding Me)
    Lester Flatt -Backing to Birmingham
    Ralph Stanley II -Tennessee Truck-Driving Man
    John Hartford – The Dixie Trucker’s Home
    Po’ Rambling Boys – East Bound and Down

  • Backing to Burmingham = Lester Flatt
    Tennessee Truck-Driving Man = Dr. Ralph
    East Bound and Down = Po Rambling Boys (my new fave band, btw)
    The Dixie Trucker’s Home = The one and only John Hartford
    The Lights On the Hill (Are Blinding Me) = Del McCoury (deduced through a process of elimination. Now I’ll have to find the tune and give it a listen)

    How’d I do?

  • Del McCoury-The Lights On the Hill (Are Blinding Me)
    Lester Flatt-Backing to Birmingham
    Ralph Stanley II-Tennessee Truck-Driving Man
    John Hartford-The Dixie Trucker’s Home
    Po’ Rambling Boys-East Bound and Down

  • Backing to Birmingham-Lester Flatt
    Lights on the Hill-Del McCoury
    East Bound and Down-Po’ Rambling Boys
    The Dixie Trucker’s Home-John Hartford
    Tennessee Truck-Driving Man-Ralph Stanley II

  • Lester Flatt — Backing to Birmingham
    Ralph Stanley II — Tennessee Truck-Driving Man
    Del McCoury — The Lights on the Hill
    Po’ Rambling Boys — East Bound and Down
    John Hartford — The Dixie Trucker’s Home

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