Mudcat Café message #3774122 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #159284   Message #3774122
Posted By: Brian Peters
21-Feb-16 - 09:14 AM
Thread Name: Joe Heaney - any personal memories?
Subject: RE: Joe Heaney - any personal memories?
"I have the feeling that he picked up a lot more during his years on the Folk Revival circuit -- from other singers, from recordings, from printed sources"

You'll presumably be aware that the late Fred McCormick addressed this very point at some length in his introduction to the MacColl Seeger interviews on the Musical Traditions site, that I linked above.