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Thread #93616 Message #1804046
Posted By: GUEST,Art Thieme
07-Aug-06 - 09:43 PM
Thread Name: Lyr/Chords/Tabs Req: Riding Down the Canyon
Subject: RE: Chord Req: chords/tabs ridin' down the canyon
As the notes to my recent CD proclaim, the song was written by Gene Autry and Smiley Burnett in the back of a car on the way to a close gig when both were regulars with the WLS Barn Dance in Chicago. I think I got that from Gene's autobiography some 25 years ago, but don't hold me to it.