The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #31107 Message #402981
Posted By: mousethief
21-Feb-01 - 02:16 PM
Thread Name: Help: the 'invention' of bluegrass
Subject: RE: Help: the 'invention' of bluegrass
There's a song by the Blue Sky Boys on Harry Smith Volume 4 that predates 1945, and sounds very high-and-lonesome to my ears. This "nobody did it before Bill" stuff really seems like protesting too much, metinks.