Bob Davenport English Folk Music Collection
Bob Davenport interview, part 1
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2CDR0010831 (copy of C1047/25)
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Bob Davenport Archive
Camden Town, London, England, UK
Davenport, Bob (speaker, male)
Talks about when he first sung in public, at the Bedford Arms in Camden; decline of live music in Camden; importance of traditional music; his view of music of the 1960s and 1970s; influence of breweries on music venues
Item notes: Recorded for the film "The Boldon Lad: aspects of traditional music in working class Britain", directed by John Tchalenko (1980). Recording notes: Recorded with 50Hz crystal neopilot track (not audible on playback copy).