Mudcat Café message #3181460 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #138735   Message #3181460
Posted By: Big Al Whittle
04-Jul-11 - 05:32 PM
Thread Name: Do purists really exist?
Subject: RE: Do purists really exist?
I don't think you will change Jim's mind. It is his privilege to see the tradition in the way that he does.

Doubtless, he has learned much from all his years in folk music - he has his story to tell.

Just be as true to yourself as an artist as you can GSS. performing how we want and what we want, and thinking our thoughts about the nature of folkmusic is our privilege.