Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "(Playin' in the) Gravel and Sand"

Original Song Title:

"Travelin' Band"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Creedence Clearwater Revival

Parody Song Title:

"(Playin' in the) Gravel and Sand"

Parody Written by:

Harry

The Lyrics

Soil dirty soil, rain drops out of the sky.
Oh! Won’t you shove me down the mud pit on a playground slide,
I wallow (in) ooze.

Chorus:
Playin’ in the gravel and sand. yeah!
Well, I’m playin’ ring toss in sand, tryin to wet my hands,
Playin’ in the gravel and sand.

Take me where the rain fell, mucky grime, oh, swell!
Jump in, Jump in, won’t you hit me with a broom,
I wallow (in) ooze.

Chorus

Swimming in a gravy boat, walk and shout, a blast, yo!
Some fun, real exciting, glad to fall in “lake mudpit”-ah!
Lotsa ooze.

Chorus

Oh! wow!

Here I jump again in the slop in daylight
Oh! wet hair! tossin sand with might yeah!
Won’t you wet me with some slime,
I wallow (in) ooze.

Chorus

Oh! wow!

Oh! I’m playin’ in the gravel and sand;
Playin’ in the gravel and sand.
Won’t you wet me, shake my hand
Swell, I’m playin’ in a gravel pit, man!
Swell, I slide in grass and sand.
Tryin’ to dry on land,
Playin’ in the gravel and sand, oh! wow!

Hay!

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

 LittleLots
Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 



In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.
 

Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 5.0
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 2

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 0
 0
 
 2   0
 0
 0
 
 3   0
 0
 0
 
 4   0
 0
 0
 
 5   2
 2
 2
 

User Comments

Comments are subject to review, and can be removed by the administration of the site at any time and for any reason.

Jim Rotondo - March 12, 2009 - Report this comment
Excellent parody, title so dang close to the original. This was the very first 45 I ever bought with Who'll Stop the Rain on the flip side.
Harry - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
Thanks, Jim! This was on a cassette of Cosmos Factory I had years ago. Can't find the tape in all my Spring clutter. Thankfully, I have Chronicle, Vol. 1.
Mark Scotti - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
LOVE CCR, and this parody!! Great job, Harry.
Harry - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
thanks, Mark!

The author of the parody has authorized comments, and wants YOUR feedback.

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: http://www.amiright.com/parody/60s/creedenceclearwaterrevival132.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 582