Passing for Traditional: The New Lost City Ramblers and Folk Music Authenticity
Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2011-09-09
The New Lost City Ramblers were pioneers in the old-time music revival that paralleled the great folk music boom of the 1960s. Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley (later replaced by Tracy Schwarz) were city-born and suburban-bred folk musicians who specialized in recreating the sounds of rural southern stringband and early bluegrass music at a time when the folk music scene was dominated...
Allen, Ray - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)