Mudcat Café message #186218 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #18581   Message #186218
Posted By: Bert
28-Feb-00 - 12:12 PM
Thread Name: BS: What isn't Folk?
Subject: RE: BS: What isn't Folk?
Well here goes!
NOT FOLK is...

Forgotten Pop.
Forgotten Music Hall.
FOrgotten Parlour songs.

And - Sit down you purists, don't have a heart attack - all those songs in collections (by Child, Sharpe, Sandberg or Lomax or...) THAT NO ONE SINGS ANY MORE.