Artist: Rufus Thomas
Author: Rufus Thomas
Bleak first sketch of what became Walking The Dog the next year (see there). With Steve Cropper's guitar, produced by Jim Stewart. Uses the bass line of Willie Mitchell's The Crawl (Hi - '62).
Georgie Fame [debut single as Do The Dog]
Mar-Keys [as Philly Dog]
Herbie Mann [idem]
King Curtis [idem]
Geno Washington [idem]
Pirates [as Do The Dog]
Instrumental Baby Do The Philly Dog by The Olympics, covered by The Amen Corner, is clearly related.
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