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Dave Van Ronk 1937-2002

Discussion in 'Off Topic [DB]' started by Sam Sherry, Feb 12, 2002.

  1. Sam Sherry

    Sam Sherry Inadvertent Microtonalist Supporting Member

    Sep 26, 2001
    Portland, ME
    Euphonic Audio "Player"
    Come back baby
    Please don't go
    The way I love you, you'll never know
    Come back baby
    Let's talk it over
    One more time
  2. Pete G

    Pete G

    Dec 31, 2001
    Northern Virginia
    Sorry to hear about that loss.

    I never saw Dave Van Ronk live, but knew many of his recordings. He was a solid performer in his genre, and he "mentored" people who became much better known than he was; how often does that happen in the music biz?

    In any case, his songs were real and gritty and bespoke a lot of artistic integrity. He will be missed.