ACOUSTIC JAM - Muriel, Thom, Laurence and Maria jam up a storm on Natural Born Gambling Man, a Merle Travis tune. Did you know that Thom Bresh is Merle's son? Merle's two great songs, Dark as a Dungeon and Sixteen Tons became virtual anthems for coalminers and did much to publicize their plight. As an instrumentalist, he is among the most influential in American history, with thousands of musicians owing him a strong debt.
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