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Gary McMahan: Music

Waitin’ for Spring (4:19)

(Gary McMahan)
Words and Music by Gary McMahan. Yodelin’ Yayhoo Music, BMI.

I’ve spent winters in this country that I thought would never end. I saw a Charlie Russell painting called “Waiting for a Chinook” at the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody one time, and this song hit me. I’ll bet anyone who has lived out in the mountains or on the northern ranges will know what I’m singing about here.


Gary McMahan: lead vocal and rhythm guitar. Patty Clayton: background vocals. Ray Wasinger: drums. Butch Hause: bass. Gordon Burt: fiddle. Ernie Martinez: pedal steel and mandolin. Mike Hurwitz: telecaster guitar.