PO Box 305
Somerset, KY 42502


Angel In Your Eyes
Ballad In Plain Bb

Banks of the Oswego
Bluebird Blues
Bones Do Rattle
Colin's Song
Comin' Home to Say Goodbye
Could've Been In Kansas
Cumberland Rose
Dark Clouds
Darlin' Susie
David K
Down By The Willow Grove
Farewell My Crazy Love
Give Me That Book
Golf Incident
Hands Of An Artist
Heavenward Bound
Hey Little Red Bird
I Can't Open That Door
I Can't Sing This Song
I Don't Know Why You Come Here
I Thought Heaven Was Calling Me Home
It's a Long Long Way Up this Mountain
It's Not Over
Little Old Church
Low Bossie Low
Make Them Chickens Fly
Mama, Put Down That Picture
More To You Than Meets The Heart
Name On A Stone (Anna)
Oh, I Remember That Song
The Old Man Has Gone
On A Quiet Morning In Spring
One More Banjo Laid Down
Passages of Time
Play Me Your Song
Pray Our Songs To Keep
Rock Bottom is a Solid Place to Start
Rollin' Hills Of Mexico
Rose of the Genesee
Rust on the Tracks
The Sailor's Curse
Sandy Beach
The Seeds They Sowed
Silent Lonesome Sound
Singing Just For Friends
Song For Someone
Song For Texas
Steal You Away
Stone By Stone
Telephone Blues
That Lovers' Tune
We Never Did Get To See Albert Einstein
When I'm With You
Where Do The Butterflies Dance?
Wildwood Flower Seeds



One More Banjo Laid DownPDF
Words and Music by Joe LaMay

I heard the news on a lonesome day
A long time friend passed away
In a West Virginia mountain town
One more banjo has been laid down

How I loved to hear the way he played
The songs he learned in his younger days
Out on the back porch with a bunch of friends
We'd sing the songs that'll never end

One more banjo laid down
How I long to hear that mountain sound
That old-time music goin' round and round
One more banjo has been laid down

When I was young he took me in
He taught me how to play and sing
He opened up this world to me
Where songs are real and will ever be

Down through the years he's share the songs
With all the young ones who came along
Now that he's gone we'll carry on
For one more banjo that's been laid down


There'll come a time when we must go
And leave behind the things we know
I hope and pray that when we're gone
The ones who stay will carry on


©2011 Joe LaMay. Pressed For Time, BMI.
All rights reserved.

Pressed For Time
PO Box 305
Somerset, KY 42502

Released on :
Four Shillings Short Blow Ye North Winds Blow (2013)
Joe LaMay & Sherri Reese Parts & Parcels (2017)
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