Or, why did Dylan go south?
// Jan 3, 2009 at 5:08 pm
“O Brother Where Art Ya Once?” Haw haw.
“If we want to keep thinking that Southern music is better, that’s ok with me. But shouldn’t we be able to say, confidently and in specific detail, ‘Better than WHAT?’ ”
It’s no simple task to correlate musical styles with population density, geography, slaverage, hard times ‘n’ what have you. It’s tough enough comparing two musicians from the same town.
"How can we be anything but kind?"