The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #354   Message #2284209
Posted By: Big Bill Unpaid
10-Mar-08 - 08:23 AM
Thread Name: Origins: One Meatball - blues song
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: One Meatball - blues song
At this point there are so many variants on the song (as happens in the folk process -- I know, by academic standards known authorship disqualifies a song as being "authentic" or folk, but I consider that academic nonsense) that all we know for sure are the skeletal remains of the original.