Mudcat Café message #1954258 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #98564   Message #1954258
Posted By: GUEST,M.Ted
01-Feb-07 - 02:29 AM
Thread Name: The Blues View V the Folk View?
Subject: RE: The Blues View V the Folk View?
Buddy Guy is the real thing--a real,honest to goodness Blues musician, who lived, learned, and played in the world where blues was--and even still, he makes a point of presenting his credentials and tipping his hat to those that have gone before--and he does that because there are nitpicky, holier-than-thou-art "purists" of one kind or another, out there in the blues community raising a fuss about what is,isn't or ought to be, just like all the other music communities--