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Thread #162666   Message #3897891
Posted By: Steve Gardham
07-Jan-18 - 09:26 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
'I suggest you listen to Phil Tanner sing it and come back and tell me it sounds like a broadside compostion' (JC) Jan 3rd 3.27

Magnificent performance as ever, but we can't escape from the fact that Phil's 4 verses are almost verbatim 4 of the verses from the standard seminal broadside.