Mudcat Café message #3082417 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: GUEST,ArrowHead
25-Jan-11 - 07:02 PM
Thread Name: What is psych folk...?
Subject: RE: What is psych folk...?
ISB and particulary Robin Williamson was the master of psych folk - meandering melodies, stunning compositions, lyrics and accopaniments.

The modern equivalent artists tend to have the musical feel of the 60s psych folk back drops but without the melodic or structural invention (such as Espers and Devendra Banhart)

One modern piece that evokes the haunting vibes of yore is this