How to play fishing in the dark

Jim Photoglo knew he was onto something good when he played a bouncy melody for fellow songwriter Wendy Waldman. And he really, really didn't want to turn it into a song about fishing. Back in the early days, we'd all get together, and Wendy and I would cook.

Story Behind the Song: 'Fishin' in the Dark'

CT Feb. There was just an article that came out in Billboard Magazine, about how 27 years later, this song is still getting so much radio play, that if it was considered a current single, it would be No.

how to play fishing in the dark

So it's been an enormous blessing. One morning I woke up and I turned on my tape recorder, sat up and played these two pieces of music.

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how to play fishing in the dark

We all had these tiny apartments. Actually Josh and Wendy and I all lived in the same place over on 10th Avenue...

Eating and drinking, that's what Nashville does! We weren't trying to be like any other song. More newsletters.

how to play fishing in the dark

Check out this story on Tennessean. He heard the song at a party one night. CT March 3, 2015. I was experimenting with this one particular chording on the guitar that only played the first and fifth tones of the chord, so you could sing either a major or a minor over it.