The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #109916   Message #2301198
Posted By: Herga Kitty
30-Mar-08 - 01:47 PM
Thread Name: Our ghastly folk tradition
Subject: Our ghastly folk tradition
Matthew Parris responsible for Radio 4's latest Pick of the Week, just played an extract from a programme about black boys, including a traditional track of an Ulster singer (might have been Kevin Mitchell, but too brief for me to identify on one listening), and then made a horribly detrimental comment about it reminding him of our ghastly folk tradition.. I wish someone would put him straight...