Mudcat Café message #523170 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Rt Revd Sir jOhn from Hull
07-Aug-01 - 11:26 PM
Thread Name: BS: What isn't Folk?
Subject: RE: BS: What isn't Folk?
When did folk music statr to become popular? I hope this question makes sense, I guess it was when people became able to record themselves? If a folk song gets to number 1 on the hit parade, is it still folk, or does it then become pop?