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Thread #162666   Message #3944118
Posted By: Jim Carroll
15-Aug-18 - 10:51 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"No, the argument has been that someone having got money"
No - the argument has always been about the origins of folk songs and their uniqueness
You need to read the full thread
Nobody has ever argued that people didn't make money from the songs - we spent thirty years recording a ballad seller who sold his father's songs for money
If you are nt prepared to debate that I see nothing we have to say to each other