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Frank Proffitt Sings Folk Songs

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Born: 1913 in Laurel Bloomery, TN

Genre: Folk

Years Active: '60s

This great North Carolina old-time music artist and clawhammer banjo specialist was the source of the folk chestnut "Tom Dooley" as well as some 50 other traditional songs and banjo numbers. Listeners who cringe at the mention of "Tom Dooley" might want to toss their Kingston Trio discs on the fire and check out the Frank Proffitt version, known as "Tom Dula" in an attempt to spellcheck the evocative accent of the Northwest Carolinian. This artist is clearly in another universe than the ultra-clean...
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  • 11,99 €
  • Genres: Singer/Songwriter, Music
  • Released: 1961

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