Mudcat Café message #2563119 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: GUEST,.gargoyle
10-Feb-09 - 04:28 PM
Thread Name: Draft Dodger Rag: ragtime or not?
Subject: RE: Draft Dodger Rag: ragtime or not?
Will Fly - nailed it precisely.

It is NOT ragtime in the traditional sense. I would consider it a burlesque honky tonk...in the protest ballad style genre of "I gotta letter from LJB"

Sincerely,
Gargoyle