The Legacy of Alan Lomax

The Legacy of Alan Lomax

There are 4 comments on the www.theatlantic.com story from Feb 6, 2012, titled The Legacy of Alan Lomax. In it, www.theatlantic.com reports that:

In 1952 Folkways Records released a set of very strange, very powerful old recordings under the title Anthology of American Folk Music .

Essentially, the Anthology was comprised of dozens of blues, folk, gospel, and jazz songs, divided into three two-LP sets labeled -- eccentrically and inconsistently -- "Ballads," "Social Music," and "Songs." Accompanying the records were some highly peculiar liner notes. For instance, the old folk song "The Coo-coo Bird," performed by a Tennessee clawhammer banjo player....

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CHECK SIX

North Port, FL

#1 Feb 6, 2012
I remember this guy!....he was then a "COMSYMP:...A LOONY left wing radical!..Preaching "One World" and today is called multiculturalism...A HARVARD FREAK,always under FBI
observation!....the British MI5 placed Alan Lomax under surveillance as a suspected Communist.

With all this,Alan Lomax received the National Medal of Arts from President Reagan in 1986.GO FIGURE??

To me then,this Folk stuff, it all sounded like SHIT KICKING NOISE!..also the favorite of LOONY RADICALS,ANARCHISTS,CHAIN GANGS,LETTUCE PICKERS,LOSERS,POT HEADS,and AMERICA HATERS!

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#2 Feb 6, 2012
CHECK SIX wrote:
I remember this guy!....he was then a "COMSYMP:...A LOONY left wing radical!..Preaching "One World" and today is called multiculturalism...A HARVARD FREAK,always under FBI
observation!....the British MI5 placed Alan Lomax under surveillance as a suspected Communist.
With all this,Alan Lomax received the National Medal of Arts from President Reagan in 1986.GO FIGURE??
To me then,this Folk stuff, it all sounded like SHIT KICKING NOISE!..also the favorite of LOONY RADICALS,ANARCHISTS,CHAIN GANGS,LETTUCE PICKERS,LOSERS,POT HEADS,and AMERICA HATERS!
This is why you wil never reach Nirvanah; you are a philistine.

Alen Lomax for you is pearls before swine, Uncle John.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#3 Feb 6, 2012
CHECK SIX wrote:
I remember this guy!....he was then a "COMSYMP:...A LOONY left wing radical!..Preaching "One World" and today is called multiculturalism...A HARVARD FREAK,always under FBI
observation!....the British MI5 placed Alan Lomax under surveillance as a suspected Communist.
With all this,Alan Lomax received the National Medal of Arts from President Reagan in 1986.GO FIGURE??
To me then,this Folk stuff, it all sounded like SHIT KICKING NOISE!..also the favorite of LOONY RADICALS,ANARCHISTS,CHAIN GANGS,LETTUCE PICKERS,LOSERS,POT HEADS,and AMERICA HATERS!
Senator McCarthy?:)

“~Emerge~”

Since: Jan 12

~Anew~

#4 May 1, 2012
All The Pretty Little Horses ~ Alan Lomax
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