The Freight Hoppers

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    Been to the East Been to the WestThe Freight Hoppers
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    Scandalous and a ShameThe Freight Hoppers
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    Taxes on the Farmer FeedThem AllThe Freight Hoppers
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    I Saw a Man at the Close of the DayThe Freight Hoppers
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        The Freight Hoppers, led by the distinctive vocals of Cary Fridley (who is also a solo artist), came together in the mid-'90s, inspired by 1920s and 1930s old-time music. The group's roots lie in the early '90s, when banjo player and Atlanta native Frank Lee was playing for the Great Smokey Mountain Railway in Bryson City, NC. He called upon his friend, fiddler David Bass, a Cleveland native who had been busking in N.Y.C. and New Orleans, to come to Bryson City to help him enter... Read more

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