It’s a debate as old as those fateful moments when Bob Dylan first plugged in and went electric: are you the kind of listener who prefers singer songwriters to perform and record acoustically? Do drums and electrical current automatically add a taint? Must singer songwriters always be alone?
Still not as well known in the States as he should be, Australian Paul Kelly, started his musical life as a solo player with just his voice and a guitar. He later spent time in bands, the best known of which was initially called the Coloured Girls, a name later changed for obvious reasons to the Messengers.… Read the full article