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Fast Folk Musical Magazine (Vol. 4, No. 10) Second Annual Greenwich Village Folk Festival

Various Artists
Fast Folk Musical Magazine (Vol. 4, No. 10) Second Annual Greenwich Village Folk Festival

Though the folk music scene in New York’s Greenwich Village was active for decades, it wasn’t until 1987 that a festival showcasing the songwriting talents of veteran folksingers and aspiring novices began. This recording contains live selections from the 1988 festival, which Fast Folk editor Richard Meyer considered to be “a turning point” in the music scene in Greenwich Village. Among the featured artists are Maggie Roche of The Roches; Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary; Christine Lavin; Rod MacDonald (who also served as a Festival producer); and Odetta. Liner notes include a brief history of the festival, artist bios, and assorted essays.

Track Listing

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Where Has My True Love Gone David Massengill 2:48
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Pearly Blues Roger Manning 3:53
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No Baby Ilene Weiss 4:57
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104
Legacy Pierce Pettis 4:27
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Fly on a Plane Christine Lavin 2:09
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Day is Done Peter Yarrow and David Occhiuto 4:51
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What Could I Add to That? Frank Tedesso and Richard Julian 4:52
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202
My Two Cats Jane Byaela 4:16
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Is It So Wrong to Feel So Good? Cliff Eberhardt and Mark Dann 2:57
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Down the Dream Maggie Roche 4:29
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I'm Wondering Why Rod MacDonald, Mark Dann, and David Occhiuto 5:17
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Children, Go Where I Send Thee Odetta and Frank Christian 2:57

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