Mudcat Café message #4016423 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #166789   Message #4016423
Posted By: Jim Carroll
31-Oct-19 - 04:00 PM
Thread Name: The current state of folk music in UK
Subject: RE: The current state of folk music in UK
"I don't recall any other singers or even Theatre Workshop players adopting this pose"
So you saw their plays and monologues then
This gets stupid
Maccoll used it for the reason he said
We tried it and it worked
It's a part of relaxing the bod i otderr to produce an uncluttered sound - S.W, developed it from the ideas of an expert on relaxation, Nelson Illingworth
Why do you do this Hoot - it really does you no credit
"Jim - no I'm not having you lump me in with your perceived enemies.."
I wouldn't do that P - I have people I disagree with heer but I couldn't very few of them as "enemies" - I leave that to those who consider argument insulting
You mentioned that my "living in Ireland" has put me out of touch with what's happening in British Libraries - maybe I'm knee-jerking in memory of all those who tell me I don't know what's happening on the club scene because I "live in Ireland" - if so, I apologise - (long day and still not shaken off a heavy cold)
I don't regard them "enemies" - just lost sheep in need of a shepherd :-)
Jim   

Jim