The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #126718   Message #2820506
Posted By: Smedley
24-Jan-10 - 03:28 PM
Thread Name: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Subject: RE: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Another point about Drake's class background is that the alluring myth of the misunderstood artist is one that invariably appeals to middle-class audiences. (And overwhelmingly male ones.)

Nothing at all wrong with that, but just as equally it does no harm to point it out.