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Thread #77564   Message #1588565
Posted By: growler
22-Oct-05 - 03:58 PM
Thread Name: Contemporary song in folk music
Subject: RE: Contemporary song in folk music
Surely Folk songs are songs about folk. I dont know what traditinal has to do with it. I happen to move in the same circles as Richard Bridge and Don Thompson, both of whom have contributed to this thread. They can both perform ' traditional songs ' or their own to the same effect. For God's sake, let us do what we are good at, that is transcribing life into song