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Thread #143905   Message #3325235
Posted By: matt milton
19-Mar-12 - 01:30 PM
Thread Name: Guardian on 'Shuffle Folk', 'Weirdlore'
Subject: RE: Guardian on 'Shuffle Folk', 'Weirdlore'
Algernon & the Hawk are true pioneers of Shuffle Folk. They practically invented the music some call "folkgauze".

Rumours that they are a fictitious joke band made up by Jim Moray are scurrilous lies, the internecine jealous backbiting of scenesters.