Billy Bragg On Skiffle, The Movement That Brought Guitar To British Radio – WAMU 88.5


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Billy Bragg On Skiffle, The Movement That Brought Guitar To British Radio
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It’s hard to believe, but before the 1950s, guitars were rarely heard in British music. Billy Bragg says the first guitars to hit the British pop scene came as a part of skiffle, a musical movement inspired by African-American roots musicians. Bragg


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