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Posted By: The Sandman
17-Jul-18 - 05:45 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
Scottish bothy ballads are an example of Scottish farm workers who made up songs.
"The point I am making is that the Irish people have proven themselves more than capable songmakers - why not the British?
Jim Carroll"Jim, Scotland was and still is part of Britain, IT SEEMS LIKE SOME PARTS OF bRITAIN WERE STILL MAKING UP SONGS