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Thread #126718 Message #2819425
Posted By: Smedley
23-Jan-10 - 10:16 AM
Thread Name: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Subject: RE: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Matt, many have claimed Drake belongs in that Romantic-poet tradition. In which case, the more expansive, outward Thompson would be something like Dickensian. Both valid traditions, both can be done good or badly.