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Old 07-24-2018, 11:41 AM
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Originally Posted by mercy View Post
I have been thinking about this for several hours this morning and monitoring the responses so Im ready to ask. Ive never thought of James as folk or rock so how could he be folk rock? The Byrds define folk rock to me. Some would say Dylans electric period, certainly Buffalo springfield, some of CSNY etc. So educate me cause this is my favorite style and I wasnt to know.
I just looked at the ensemble on this song, acoustic guitar, bass, drums, hornorgan, and organ. Reviews tend to refer to this album as L.A. rock. I always thought of James' early style as folk.

What would you call it?

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