Thirty years after its release, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s “Fishin’ in the Dark” remains a popular hit.
This man is playing drums and the harmonica at the same time. Even at the most simple pattern that’s some talent for sure! Love the song, thanks Brandon Walker.
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s “Fishin’ in the Dark” is a classic country-rock song that was released in 1987. The song quickly became a hit, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart and staying there for one week.
The song’s upbeat tempo and catchy chorus make it a favorite of country music fans everywhere, with its lyrics celebrating the joys of love and outdoor activities like fishing and camping. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s energetic performance of the song is infectious, with their harmonies and instrumental prowess adding an extra layer of excitement to the already upbeat tune.
“Fishin’ in the Dark” has become a staple of classic country radio, and its popularity shows no signs of slowing down. Its catchy melody and relatable lyrics continue to resonate with audiences of all ages, making it a beloved song that will always be associated with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and the enduring legacy of classic country music.