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Blooming heck, it's Bloomin' Josh Okeefe

Roger Bowie

Josh Okeefe is a modern troubadour who reminds you of early  Guthrie, Dylan, Donovan and a host of 60's folk icons. With an Irish twist. But he's from Derby in England and now lives in Nashville. What else? Oh, his new album Bloomin' Josh Okeefe  is vying for a Grammy for Folk Album of the year. Check him out. Takes you back. And he appears to be to the left of left, which is unsurprising for a young man on the hustings of hustle. But he's not a protest singer. Yeah, right. Heard that one before...

 

 

 

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Written By: Roger Bowie Roger Bowie has been collecting music since 1964, starting with 45 rpm singles, and then building an LP and CD collection from 1970. 1.8 per week since then. Not a vast collection, but eclectic and occasionally obscure. Roger is a big Americana fan, and regularly attends AmericanaFest in Nashville, held every September. Also, he once played golf with Alice Cooper...