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I've Been Everywhere (Roustabout)

I've been everywhere, man,
I've been everywhere, man,
Around the island here, man,
I breathe the old salt air, man;
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.

Been to LaScie, Shoe Cove,
Fleur De Lys, Tilt Cove,
Harbour Round, Woodstock, Middle Arm,
Flatrock, Round Harbour,
Brent's Cove, Boat Harbour,
Nickey's Nose, Snook's Arm,
Ming's Bight, Cat Arm, Deep Bight,
Baie Verte, Nipper's Harbour,
Calvert, Rocky Harbour, Springdale,
Eastport, Hopedale, Lewisport.

I've been everywhere, man,
I've been everywhere, man,
Around the island here, man,
I breathe the old salt air, man;
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.

Been to Burlington, Little Bay,
Hampton, White Bay,
Beaver Cove, Wild Bight, Caplin Cove,
Lushes Bight, Cow Head,
Plum Point, Crow Head, King's Point,
Seal Cove, Westport,
Bear Cove, Isle Aux Morte, Jerry's Nose,
Horse Chops, Calf's Nose,
Butter Pot, Blow-Me-Down,
Turk's Gut, Traytown, Cat Gut.

I've been everywhere, man,
I've been everywhere, man,
Around the island here, man,
I breathe the old salt air, man;
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.

Been to Wild Cove, Bad Bay,
Rope Cove, Green Bay,
Tea Cove, Brig Bay, Plate Cove,
Gander Bay, Too Good Arm,
Red Bay, Robert's Arm, Goose Bay,
Gander, Sweet Bay, Dildo,
Deep Bay, Wreck Cove, Norman Bay,
Spoon Cove, Witless Bay,
Black Duck, Lodge Bay,
Pynn's Brook, Mutton Bay.

I've been everywhere, man,
I've been everywhere, man,
Around the island here, man,
I breathe the old salt air, man;
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.

Been to Grand Falls-Windsor,
St Paul's, Colliers,
Botwood, Grand Bank, Glenwood,
Whiteway, Deer Lake,
Torbay, Mud Lake, Cape Ray,
Brighton, South Brook,
Triton, Main Brook, Portland,
Pouch Cove, Wareham,
Wolf Cove, Fogo, Newtown,
Gambo, Milltown.

I've been everywhere, man,
I've been everywhere, man,
Around the island here, man,
I breathe the old salt air, man;
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.

Been to Carmenville, Broom Point,
Clarenville, Woody Point,
Cottlesville, Otter Point, Centreville,
Main Point, Wesleyville,
Wing's Point, Morrisville, Anchor Point,
Stephenville, Gun Point,
Porterville, Pollard's Point, Sandyville,
Lower Point, Postville,
Norris Point, Sheppardville, Shoal Point,
Stoneville, Sleepy Point.

I've been everywhere, man,
I've been everywhere, man,
Around the island here, man,
I breathe the old salt air, man;
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.
Of travel I've had my share, man,
oh, I've been everywhere.

####.... This parody of the 1959 original I've Been Everywhere was written by Lorne Rideout ©2010. Performance rights admministered by SOCAN. All Rights Reserved ....####
Recorded by Roustabout of LaScie, NL (All Roads Lead To The Sea, trk#5, 2010, Independent, recorded at Sweet Music Studios, Springdale, NL).

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From Wikipedia:
I've Been Everywhere - Song written in 1959 by Australian country singer Geoff Mack and made popular in 1962 by Lucky Starr. The song was later adapted by Canadian Hank Snow and became a number-one US country hit followed with recordings by Lynn Anderson (USA 1970), Asleep at the Wheel (USA 1973), Johnny Cash (USA 1996), Chip Dockery, Ted Egan, Little Jan Buckner of Wendy Bagwell & The Sunliters (USA 1972), the "Farrelly Brothers" from the television series The Aunty Jack Show (Australia 1974, a parody version, on the album Aunty Jack Sings Wollongong), John Grenell (NZ 1966), Mike Ford (Canada, 2005), Rolf Harris (UK 1963), Clifton Jansky, The Sunny Cowgirls and the Statler Brothers. Harvey Reid also included the song in his Dreamer or Believer album. Original singer Lucky Starr released an EP called "Lucky's Been Everywhere," which contained four different versions: United Kingdom, United States, New Zealand, and Australia (Festival Records FX-10.485 (Australia)).



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