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Thread #116964   Message #2515317
Posted By: Joybell
14-Dec-08 - 06:30 PM
Thread Name: Why folk clubs are dying
Subject: RE: Why folk clubs are dying
I'm in Aus. We don't have many choices here either, Jerry. However we moved to a remote area and it's to be expected. We did have coffee houses and folk clubs, both, in Melbourne. They're diminishing now too. We too financially support a club we only attend rarely.

We have the right to form ourselves into groups of special interest while we still have time. The music we love won't die. There are plenty of recordings, books, films. If future generations want to tap into it they'll be able.
Encouraging people by changing something is a weird idea to me. Let he/she who has ears...