Mudcat Café message #3182963 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #138735   Message #3182963
Posted By: The Sandman
07-Jul-11 - 06:15 AM
Thread Name: Do purists really exist?
Subject: RE: Do purists really exist?
who is the cyberspace poltergiest who is throwing the furniture about. the folk scene has[imo] a direction, that is as I described it before, most of the people who wish to use it as a vehicle to be a pop star leave it fairly soon , because it is a difficult way to make a living, but in the meantime it has enabled them to learn performing skills, I mean such people as barbara dickson, bob dylan, paul simon.
in some respects its rather like a football academy, with just a dedicaed few like myself who go on to be corinthian casuals