Watch the Crawdad Song online guitar lesson by Ben Wright from Bluegrass Banjo for Guitar Players

The Crawdad Song is more than 100 years old and doesn't have a specific author tied to it. People often make up their own words to tunes like this along with the ones that everyone already knows. This tune will likely pop up in jam sessions and it's a good one to know. Play it slow and play it often.

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