Mudcat Café message #2954733 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #131081   Message #2954733
Posted By: Art Thieme
29-Jul-10 - 05:15 PM
Thread Name: Who's THE most over-rated 'legend'?
Subject: RE: Who's THE most over-rated 'legend'?
Leadbelly's "Fannin Street" is a tour-de-force that proves Leadbelly's worth all by itself. And there were so many more.

The unaccompanied side of his Last Sessions, from the night he didn't bring his guitar, is a musical revelation. It proved the depth of the man