Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafesj

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
jacko@nz Martin Carthy is good/crap -discuss!! (41) RE: MARTIN CARTHY 17 Apr 01

I first saw Martin in 1960, at the Troubador I think it was. I caught up with him next in New Zealand some 27 years later.

We sat in the kitchen and he taught me 'Hamlet' his way then said "but with you're accent you'll be able to do it the way it was written"

Fate intervened at this point and the same week, out of the blue, I received a copy of Adam Mc's original from my sister, still in Edinburgh

You don't have to like his style, but the man's ability and integrity are quite beyond criticism as far as i'm concerned

Jack P

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.