The Cumberland Ghost

by Andy Eversole

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I jumped in the river after you, but I didn't get through, I didn't get through I pulled you out of a dark coal mine, not in time, Lord not in time Now I sit on a mountain high, as my memories go passing by I will never hole you close, I'm the story of The Cumberland Ghost We fired corn liquor from a mountain still, way back in the hill, way back in the hill The revenue men with guns came from the town, and laid me in the ground, Lord they laid me in the ground Now I sit on a mountain high, as my memories go passing by I will never hold you close, I'm the story of The Cumberland Ghost In the Cumberland Hills there's many ways to die, and I've known every one of these I've roamed these hills for many moons gone by, this song now has lifted, and set my spirit free
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Work 02:42
I run this coal mine, I run this town I send them miners way underground What I want to know, How much we make today I"m in a hurry, I ain't got time Its a long weekend at the Lonesome Pine I suggest you go to church, or scrape it off my boot I've got a long way to go My tears have dried up, like the river bed. Empty hands stretch out to me, as I turn my head The ghosts they dance around, the shadows as I sleep The mists are heavy, the clouds are dark The night is creeping upon my heart How will I ever find my way to get back home? I've got a long way to go
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Twenty-Four 02:34
Was the year of Twenty-Four Ten Years I've been Fighting a Long Forgot War A sword by my side, a pistol in my hand I never wanted to kill any man Whoa, What of My Soul, When I go Back to Cumberland A Fire Lit up a cool clear night I knew right then it was my time to fight No River could was away all the blood, That was spilled over Cumberland mud Whoa, What of My Sould, When I go Back to Cumberland
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I'll wait for you, you wait for me in Louisville The stars shine so bright through the Blue Kentucky night keep the fire burning hot for the still Disappear into the dark of night, travel across the hills toward the light Move a little quicker with a car full of liquor, in the morning everything will be alright Policemen don't like what we do, unless they get their share of revenue We make the finest shine from here to Caroline, keep them jugs full of good ole mountain dew When I look into my darlin's eyes, doesn't take me long to realize Our love is so strong, it will carry on through the night to the morning sunrise The revenue men they came upon the hill, and chopped down our moonshine still I took my stand on that Cumberland land now my picture sits on the window seal
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On High 03:09
Do you know what it feels to be free? Said the old owl sitting in the top of the tree Look across that valley wide, and hear the songs coming from on high Lalalala Have you ever smelled the sweet perfume, of the honeysuckle vine in the month of June? Drift away across the sky, and hear the songs coming from on high Lalala Have you felt the warmth of the rising sun? Night is gone and the day has come. Look down deep into my eyes, and hear the songs coming from on high
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I've got a gal, she's so tall touches the top of the waterfall I've got a gal, she's so small, fits in my pocket boots and all Cumberland Gap Cumberland Gap, I"m going back to Cumberland Gap I've got a gal, she's so mean, sprinkles coal dust in the pinto beans I've got a gal, she's so round, every little step makes a hole in the ground Cumberland Gap Cumberland Gap, I'm going back to Cumberland Gap

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This album, titled "The Cumberland Ghost", is an all original set of songs that tell a magical story. It tells a tale of reincarnation, of spiritual evolution, and living a better life, all set in the Appalachian Mountains. There are five story songs on the album and 5 pieces of narration, plus the bonus track of Cumberland Gap. All music, lyrics, and story are written by Andrew Eversole, with the exception of Cumberland Gap (trad. music and lyrics by A. Eversole).

$1 from every album purchased is donated to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, so that everyone can enjoy the beauty of our land for years to come.

This is Andrew Eversole's second album, following up the debut of "Creature".

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released February 14, 2014

Musicians:

Andrew Eversole: Banjo, Guitar, Vocals
Ben Jensen: Bass
Sarah Strable: Vocals,
Sheila Duell: Vocals, Narration
Ryan Eversole: Fiddle
Phillip Lynch: Vocals

Recording, Mixing, Mastering: Ben Singer
Original Album Artwork: Marie Stone-van Vuuren, mariestoneart.com
Graphic Design: Jorge Maturino, DeoDuceDesigns.com

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