the blues revival of the 60s did 2 things:
1: revitalized and saved a lot of traditional blues music and musicians from dying in obscurity
2: brought in an entire generation of shitty carbon-copy blues music that still lives to this day
it's like a bunch of white college kids discovered something totally uneducated and unknown to their crowd, gave it a bigger audience, and then subsequently tried to ape it for their own audience.
CAPITALISM AT ITS FINEST IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY