Mudcat Café message #2989834 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132214   Message #2989834
Posted By: Tattie Bogle
19-Sep-10 - 03:10 PM
Thread Name: What If Lonnie Donegan had not existed?
Subject: RE: What If Lonnie Donegan had not existed?
I was a huge fan in my teenage years, and Tom Dooley and Putting on the Style were among my first record purchases. The latter still gets sung a lot in sessions and is highly popular.
Like Kitty, I saw him at Sidmouth a year or 2 before he died, and you could not doubt what a consummate performer he was (a bundle of energy even after cardiac surgery!)