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Thread #161498   Message #3838076
Posted By: The Sandman
10-Feb-17 - 01:29 PM
Thread Name: Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017 - Nominations
Subject: RE: Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017 - Nominations
Meaningless, Because it has no relevance to folk music,and should have no relevance to the UKfolk scene folk music is not pop music, it is not about the cult of personalities, it is about people being creative, and producing home made music for pleasure,whilst trying to maintain a good standard, it should not be about a star system that is dreamed up and perpetuated by promoters and agents and the media. this sort of nosense where performerspart of a folk circus and take their turns like performing monkeys is reminiscent of celebrity tv talent shows