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Joan Baez

Joan Baez - Joan Baez
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1960 Ratings: #5 / 12
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Based on 62 ratings
1960 Ratings: #8
Liked by 4 people
November 1, 1960 / Release Date
LP / Format
Vanguard / Label
Folk / Genres
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The History of the Albums - n° 151

Unlike the Blues, which experienced a fruitful Revival period in the late 50s and early 60s, folk, which was going through a similar period, became a little more discreet. However, with a bit of patience, folk will not only come back more popular afterwards, but it will also evolve to become contemporary folk, the style that we know pretty well and that comes directly to mind when we think of this term. 1960 is therefore an important year for the Folk ... read more
A 19 year old girl, who surprised everyone with her performance at the 1959 Newport Folk Festival, makes a selection of folk tunes and, within four days, she directs them, with her guitar, to breath again.
Joni Mitchell tenia una madre musical, y esa madre era Joan Baez.
Um dos melhores debuts femininos da história da música, a voz e o violão de Joan Baez ecoam pelos ouvidos como uma espécie de deusa folk.
Incrível a força que este álbum tem mesmo sendo de uma simplicidade atroz, só voz e violão. Uma pena que seja extenso e por vezes repetitivo demais.
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royalflush, Z.Younk, Hudok

Added on: April 22, 2013