DIGGY LIGGY LO

Latest update on 03/02/2010

Artist: Terry Clement & his Rhythmic 5
Author: J.D. Miller
Label: Feature
Year: 1952

South Louisiana family band with Terry Clement (accordion), Purvis Clement (fiddle) and Grant Clement (guitar) - inspired by the music of Nathan Abshire. Cut at J.D. Miller's studio in Crowley, LA (who claimed the credits as usual). The Clement Brothers still play regularly in the region.

Covers:

1954:

Jimmy Newman [with Chet Atkins on Dot]

1961:

Rusty & Doug [also cut at J.D. Miller's, where the heat forced them to end the session in their undies]

1963:

Buck Owens [credits J.D. Loudermilk]

1969:

Doug Kershaw

1970:

Claude Fran├žois [as Diggy liggy lai et diggy liggy lo]

1972:

Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen

1974:

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

1976:

Jimmy C. Newman [new version for Plantation]

1979:

Stampen & Dagen [as Ons Strotje]

1985:

Rod Bernard

1985:

Mickey Gilley

1988:

Eddie LeJeune

1988:

Balham Alligators

1994:

Captain Gumbo

1998:

Jo-El Sonnier

2002:

John Fogerty

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