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Thread #164711   Message #3945547
Posted By: GUEST,Joe G
22-Aug-18 - 05:19 AM
Thread Name: UK Folk Revival 2018
Subject: RE: UK Folk Revival 2018
I agree with the sentiment of your comment Jim but there is truth in the comment made. I don't think the poster's intention was to criticise Walter Pardon but simply to say that such singing would not be an attractive introduction to folk for a young person (though of course it would be good if the poster of the comment responded). As I mentioned earlier I was fortunate enough to be introduced to folk by a lively eclectic bunch of singers and guests at Hartlepool FC. If my introduction had been one of the source singers I may not have been bitten with the bug