The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #51652   Message #787915
Posted By: Uncle_DaveO
19-Sep-02 - 08:54 PM
Thread Name: What is a folk song, version 3.0
Subject: RE: What is a Folk Song?
Here's yet another chance for me to trot out my favorite Burl Ives anecdote:

He said something like, "People call me a folk singer. I'm not. I sing songs I like. It just happens that most of the songs I like are folk songs."

Dave Oesterreich