Friday, September 18, 2009

Celtic Trad, Then and Now

In the sixties, Celtic trad folk sounded like this:

Nowadays, it sounds more like this:

Both are good certainly, but I'm not sure how I feel about the extent to which the sound has been cleaned up. It feels slightly too friendly for my taste. Still, it can be nice to listen to. And to look at for that matter. Siiiiiigh...