So now, without comparing him to anything or anyone, let me say that Richman is both a gifted and skilled performer. Nobody can teach the way he twists rambling phrases into musical stories. Yet, it takes years of playing to large and small crowds on a regular basis to become so skillful at connecting with an audience and creating such full music from an acoustic guitar with simple rhythm accompaniment.
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Thanks to Adam Sarasota for this!