The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #171264   Message #4142494
Posted By: The Sandman
25-May-22 - 03:37 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Dixie Darling and Karelian Polka
Subject: RE: Origins: Dixie Darling and Karelian Polka
Bonzo
1. without the original carter family version which popularised the song lonnies version would not have existed.
without maybelle carters, guitar style of soloing, thousands of good guitarists would not have used the carter family scratch.
maybelle carter was an innovator, furthermore her other styles of fingerpicking used in cannonball blues were an example of black and white cultures merging, she was taught guitar style of cannonball blues by a black man lesley riddle