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Various - Folk Festival At Newport Volume 1 mp3 album

  • Performer: Various
  • Title: Folk Festival At Newport Volume 1
  • Genre: World, Country
  • Country: US
  • Formats: AA RA AUD ASF AC3 MPC MMF
  • Released: 1959
  • MP3 album: 1778 mb
  • FLAC album: 1808 mb
  • Rating: 4.5/5
  • Votes: 355
Various - Folk Festival At Newport Volume 1 mp3 album

At the 1963 Newport Folk Festival, Dylan had been received enthusiastically when he performed "Blowin' in the Wind" with Joan Baez, Peter, Paul and Mary, and other Festival performers. At the 1964 Newport Folk Festival, Dylan performed "With God on Our Side" and "Mr Tambourine Man". Filmmaker Murray Lerner and others present at Newport argued that the boos were from outraged folk fans who disliked Dylan playing an electric guitar. Others present, including musician Al Kooper, disagreed, arguing that the audience were upset by poor sound quality and the short duration of the se. .

Although the attendance (and the attendant live albums) for the 1964 Newport Folk Festival was greater than any previous event, it must be said that it could not hold a candle to its most immediate predecessor. In 1963, after all, folk and the protest movement were at their peak - by 1964, both the winds of change and the forces of commerce had begun to sweep across the vista and, while there is no faulting either the commitment or the performances aired that weekend, still one can sense the mood beginning to shift.

The term Various Artists is used in the record industry when numerous singers and musicians collaborate on a song or collection of songs. fm, compilation album tracks appear under the name of Various Artists erroneously because the individual artist is not listed in the album's ID3 information.

Newport Folk Festival. Award-winning director Murray Lerner's film Festival! is a cinematic synthesis of four Newport Folk Festivals in which the art of folk music is pictured in transition during its moist crucial years, 1963 - 1966. Featuring Bob Dylan's notorious first electric live performances, which were booed by the acoustic folk purists gathered there.

Newport Folk Festival, T.has been added to your Cart. Once the denizen of passionate preservationists, folk music after Dylan has become a singer-songwriter affair, a genre in which a song gains force as an expression of self rather than tradition. The Newport festivals heeded that change, and this solid anthology has striking, nervy performances of originals like Robert Earl Keen's "Mariano," Shawn Colvin's "Cry Like an Angel," and Cheryl Wheeler's "Arrow," all of which surpass their studio predecessors. The rare tracks from Greg Brown and Richard Thompson are also welcome.

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A1 Pete Seeger The Bells Of Rhymney
Twelve-string Guitar – Pete Seeger
A2.a Pete Seeger One Graun Of Sand 8:12
A2.b Pete Seeger Abiyoyo
A3 Martha Schlamme Hey Daroma 1:44
A4 Martha Schlamme There's A Hole In The Bucket 2:35
A5 Martha Schlamme Que Bonita Bandeira 1:48
B1 Leon Bibb Lonesome Traveller 1:53
B2 Leon Bibb Every Night When The Sun Goes In 4:06
B3 Leon Bibb Times Are Getting Hard 5:02
B4 Leon Bibb Sinner Man 2:29
B5 Tom Makem* Cobbler's Song 3:00
B6 Pat Clancy Mountain Dew 1:36
B7 Pete Seeger Careless Love 5:30

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  • Recorded At – Newport Folk Festival


  • Banjo – Pete Seeger (tracks: A2, B6, B7)
  • Bass – Eric Weisberg* (tracks: B1 to B4)
  • Guitar – Frank Hamilton (tracks: A3 to A5), John Stauber (tracks: B1 to B4)


This one is labeled VRS 9062.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VSD - 2053 Various Folk Festival At Newport Volume 1 ‎(LP) Vanguard VSD - 2053 US 1959
35/070 Various Newport Folk Festival Volume 1 ‎(LP, Mono) Top Rank International 35/070 UK 1959
VRS-9062, 35/070 Various Newport Folk Festival Volume 1 ‎(LP, Mono) Top Rank International, Vanguard VRS-9062, 35/070 UK 1960
VRS-9062 Various Folk Festival At Newport ‎(LP, Mono) Vanguard VRS-9062 US 1959
TFL 6000 Various Folk Festival At Newport Volume 1 ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Fontana TFL 6000 UK 1959

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