The upcoming Coen Brothers’ movie, Inside Llewyn Davis, is a fictional tale, loosely based on the real life folk singer Dave Van Ronk. Early positive buzz is bringing new attention to the man who was known as “The Mayor of McDougal Street”. 465 more words
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A Review of Philip R. Ratcliffe, Mississippi John Hurt: His Life, His Times, His Blues. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2011.
This entry in the University Press of Mississippi’s “American Made Music” series is very interesting, for several reasons. 2,100 more words