Boys of Bedlam

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Опубликовано: 2016-01-05
Продолжительность: 02:42
Paul Stowe Munich, Germany based U.S. guitarist & singer plays & sings a traditional English folk song from his CD "Ten Thousand Miles I've Travelled" released in Jan. 2016. The song is based on the poem “Mad Maudlin’s Search” which was the “sequel to the popular poem “Tom O’Bedlam” about homeless beggars who were or feigned mental illness. London’s Bethlem Hospital for the insane was popularly known as Bedlam, a word that became synonymous with uproar or confusion. People up until the 19th century went there to view the “crazy people” and make fun of them as a form of entertainment.