Mudcat Café message #1031895 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #63464   Message #1031895
Posted By: Richard Bridge
08-Oct-03 - 02:11 PM
Thread Name: Discussion: Playing Filthy Lyrics
Subject: RE: Discussion: Playing Filthy Lyrics
Hmm. "Good taste" as an arbiter of folk music.

Isn't that where the Victorian bowdlerisers we now so scorn came from?

Perhaps a different answer is that most of these modern fuck songs are not folk at all...