The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #119163 Message #2582118
Posted By: M.Ted
05-Mar-09 - 05:24 PM
Thread Name: What Brought You to Trad?
Subject: RE: What Brought You to Trad?
My dad played in a "Hillbilly" band, and was a union organizer to boot. So I grew up listening to all that. When folk, became pop, I followed that, full circle, from
Dylan to blues, to psychedelia, to heavy metal, and back to Sweet Heart of the Rodeo, with lots of jazz tossed in--not really much interest in the unaccompanied ballad--a wailing song and a good guitar, as they say...