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Fast Folk Musical Magazine (Vol. 4, No. 5) The 6th Anniversary Issue

Various Artists
Fast Folk Musical Magazine (Vol. 4, No. 5) The 6th Anniversary Issue

This recording celebrates the sixth anniversary of Fast Folk Musical Magazine. Originally issued as a two-LP special issue, this album is the first LP of the set. Headlining the collection are Dave Van Ronk ("Losers"), Dave Massengill ("Number One in America," about growing up in the segregated South), Suzanne Vega ("The Marching Dream”), and the Roches ("Before You Sing"). Also performing are Erik Frandsen ("Godzilla," a love song to the mythical monster), Steve Jensen (“Problem Child”), and Germana Pucci ("Down the Highway"). A 30-page facsimile of Fast Folk Musical Magazine covering both LPs is included.

Track Listing

101
Number One in America David Massengill and Mark Dann 7:59
102
The Marching Dream Suzanne Vega 3:09
103
I Need You Paul Kaplan and Mark Dann 3:37
104
Godzilla Erik Frandsen 2:03
105
Bawdy Songs: A Love Song / A Travel Tale / A Line on Brotherhood (medley) Ed McCurdy 3:41
106
Three Flights Up Frank Christian 3:50
201
Before You Sing The Roches 5:45
202
Somebody to Do That For Ilene Weiss 3:07
203
The World Turned Up-Side Down Brian Rose 5:15
204
Problem Child Steve Jensen, Doug Petty, Dan Petty, and Mark Dann 3:55
205
Losers Dave Van Ronk 3:18
206
Down the Highway Germana Pucci, Lisa Gutkin, and Jeff Hardy 3:43

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