Mudcat Café message #147198 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #16043   Message #147198
Posted By: Mark Clark
09-Dec-99 - 03:03 PM
Thread Name: BS: what does BS stand for?
Subject: RE: what does BS stand for?
I seem to remember Doc Watson and probably Merle Travis saying BS meant "blue smoke," another euphamism for the meadow material. Merle wrote a hot guitar instrumental with the title "Blue Smoke" that, I believe, alludes to that very same stuff.

- Mark