"@Kim - I'm not terribly in favor of categorization either, but the implication (and I don't want to put words in your mouth) was (as I read it) that the Avetts were, because of their honesty, etc, VERY different than the Mumfords and at…"
"I wasn't trying to compare the Avetts with the New Fogies people... I was making a comment on the concept of "The Real Deal"... How does one decide what is "The Real Deal" and is that even possible or merely a romantic…"
"I think both the last two posts have something of the truth (as I subjectively see it) in them. Having lived through the folk revival of the 1960s (and I'm not going to use that to compare or diss the Avetts and Mumfords) I hardly think…"
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