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Posted By: Jim Carroll
15-Aug-19 - 10:30 AM
Thread Name: BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2019
Subject: RE: BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2019
"as Jim seems to be fascinated by them"
I'm not - please don't attribute things to me that are simply not true
I used them as a dead form that has successfully survived down the ages without being damaged and without being acculturated
The BBC has nothing to do with folk song and has been handed back to the tender mercies of the establishment
Having 186 an estimated surviving clubs being described as 'successful' says what needs to be said
im Carroll