Hillbilly Drummer Girl

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song name Hillbilly Drummer Girl
artist Mono Puff
releases The Steve Calhoon Years, It's Fun To Steal, TMBG Clock Radio, Podcast 51
year 1996
first played June 27, 1996 (2 known performances)
run time 3:01
sung by John Flansburgh


[It] is a cover. I first heard this song at a Pussywillows show, and took about a year before I found out it was written by Scott McCaughey. The combination of reckless fun and total dullness reminds me a lot of my life on the road.
  • The line "The ducks are in the lobby" refers to the ducks that live in a fountain in the lobby of the Peabody Hotel.

Song Themes

Cities, Coffee, Drinking, In Back, Jail And Imprisonment, Money, Occupations, People (Imaginary), References To Other Songs Or Musicians, TMBG Remakes


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