Definition of the Day 7-28-15 — Folk Music

Posted: July 27, 2015 in Humor, Livin' in the USA, Music
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FOLK MUSIC, n. In the United States, a rudimentary form of acoustic music played on $2,000 Martin guitars by down-home, folksy types from the backwoods of Boston, Manhattan, and San Francisco.

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–from the revised and expanded edition of The American Heretic’s Dictionary, the best modern successor to Ambrose Bierce’s Devil’s Dictionary


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