Beer Barrel Polka Tuning

Song composer(s)

Brown, Lew / Timm, Wladimir / Vejvoda, Jaromir / Zeman, Vaclav

Grateful Dead Recordings

Dick's Picks Vol. 12 (1998)

Dead Related Recordings

No Dead related recordings entered

Other Recordings

Beer Barrel Polka
Square Dances : Bill Mooney & Cactus Twisters (1956)
Single : Don Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups (1957)
Delirium in Hi-Fi : Elsa Popping & Her Pixieland Band (1958)
Top Polka Million Sellers - Kenny Bass & His Orchestra (1962)
All Stars Of Polkaland, U.S.A. : Polka All Stars (1963)
Music for All Occasions : Various Artists (1969)
F & W String Band : F & W String Band (196?)
Penny Arcade : Magic Organ (1972)
The Best of Lawrence Welk : Lawrence Welk (1972)
The Polka King : Myron Floren (1975)
The Best of Andrews Sisters : The Andrews Sisters (1977)
Country Guitar Giants : Merle Travis & Joe Maphis (1979)
24 Greatest Polkas : Lawrence Welk/Myron Floren (197?)
Tougher Than Leather : Willie Nelson (1981)
Reach Up & Touch the Sky- Live : Southside Johnny & The Asbury Dukes (1981)
20 Polkas & Waltzes : The Happy Organ (1984)
Hooked on Polkas : Various Artists (1986)
World's Greatest Polkas : Lawrence Welk (1986)
Musical Varieties : Brave Combo (1987)
22 Great Polkas : Myron Floren (1987)
All-Stars of Polkaland, USA : Various Artists (1988)
St. Louis Blues : De Witt Scott (1989)
16 Most Requested Songs : Lawrence Welk (1989)
16 Most Requested Polkas : Various Artists (1989)
Hooked On Polkas : Joey Miskulin (1990)
16 Great Performances : The Andrews Sisters (1990)
The 50th Anniversary, Vols. 1 & 2 : The Andrews Sisters (1990)
Capitol Collectors Series : The Andrews Sisters (1991)
Greatest Polka Hits of All Time : Bobby Vinton (1991)
20 Favorite Polkas and Waltzes - the Happy Organ : Various Artists (1991)
The Golden Age of Television, Vol. 1 : Liberace (1991)
Boston College Irish Fiddle Festival: My Love is in America : Various Artists (1991)
French Musette Party : Max Marino (1992)
Play the Million Seller Polkas & The Greatest Band In Polka Land : Stan Wolowic (1992)
Dance Little Bird : Bob Kames & Happy Organ (1992)
A Musical Anthology [Box] : Lawrence Welk (1992)
The Big Bands of Hollywood : Desi Arnaz (1992)
All-Time Favorites : The Andrews Sisters (1992)
The Andrews Sisters : The Andrews Sisters (1992)
The Complete Billie Holiday on Verve 1945-1959 : Billie Holiday (1993)
Polkas De Oro : Various Artists (1993)
25 Million Seller Polka Hits, Vol. 3 : Various Artists (1994)
Polka Polka Polka : Various Artists (1994)
The Collection : Andrews Sisters (1994)
Favourite Irish and British Pub Songs : Various Artsist (1994)
Banjo Bandits : Roy Clark & Buck Trent (1994)
Early Years 1951-59 : Reno & Smiley (1994)
Polka's Greatest Hits : The Emeralds (1995)
Please Don't Shoot the Piano Player : Various Artists (1995)
48 Polka & Waltz Medley : Frankie Yankovic (1995)
The World's Greatest Polka Package : Various Artists (1995)
Fun Dance : Various Artists (1995)
English Pub Songs : Various Artists (1995)
Polka Dance Party, Vol. 1 : Various Artists (1995)
24 Polkas Greatest Hits : Myron Floren (1995)
Polka's All Time Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 : Various Artists (1995)
The Magic of the Andrews Sisters : Andrews Sisters (1996)
Party Request Series, Vol. 1 : Various Artists (1996)
Let's Have A Party : Dermot O'Brien (1996)
Dot's Polkatainment : Mr. Z (1996)
Songs of the Polka King, Vol. 1 : Frankie Yankovic (1996)
Gourpe Jaz : Ronnie Kol (1996)
Pop History 1962 : Various Artists (The Andrews Sisters) (1996)
Dance Little Bird : Frankie Yankovic (1997)
Little Zane : Raymond Fairchild (1997)
Sports Rock & Jams, Vol. 2 : Various Artists (1997)
Taste Of Tex Mex : Various Artists (Valerio Longora) (1997)
Golden Sounds : Andrews Sisters (1997)
The Chesterfield Broadcasts, Vol. 1 : Andrews Sisters (1998)
Greatest Hits: The 60th Anniversary Collection : Andrews Sisters (1998)
Frankie Yankovic Plays in Person the All Time Great Polkas : Frankie Yankovic (199?)
De De Pierce's New Orleans Stompers : De De Pierce (19??)
Catch the Brass Ring (Old Fashioned Merry-Go-Round Music) : Authentic Band Organ (19??)
On the Air, Vols. 1-3 : Geln Miller (19??)
Waltz Across Texas : The Moms & Dads (19??)
Honky Tonk Piano : Mickey Finn & Big Tiny Little (19??)
I Love to Dance the Polka : Al Soyka & Orchestra (19??)

Notes

Tuning based on a Czech song Skoda Lasky (Lost Love) written in 1934.

English version with lyrics by Lew Brown introduced in the US by Will Glahe and his Musette Orchestra in 1939.

Also known as Roll Out The Barrel