The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #126718   Message #2818100
Posted By: Folknacious
21-Jan-10 - 06:56 PM
Thread Name: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Subject: RE: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Would that be Richard Thompson? What did he say?

Danny Thompson, his idiot brother. Who claimed that until ND came along people were only singing about blacksmiths, mikmaids etc or some such nonsense. And Joe Boyd was saying he'd never heard anybody like ND before.

They should have got out more often.