Djpekingman wrote:Don't do country - it is a genre of music that I have no time for whatsoever. All rednecks, silly hats, shotgun racks, limited intellects and checked shirts with weskits. Hate it. With a passion. Sorry country music lovers.
I used to think like that. But it's not all of that is it though. Some of the modern Americana stuff's ace. Iron and Wine, Calexico. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MePq4yH-dnc
It's a unique music of america probably descended from Scotts and Irish folk. Bit like blues (John Lee Hooker especially) sounding like Malian music.