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Original Folk

Various Artists
Original Folk

Ten singer-songwriters from across America perform one of their own compositions on this compilation, originally released in 1986. The songs were gathered by producer Marc Winokur during travels across the United States in 1985. Song range from themes of love to a commentary on “The Well Adjusted Man,” trains, horses, getting the blues, and the Atomic bomb (“Hiroshima”).

Liner notes included song lyrics and a brief biography of each performer.

Track Listing

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101
Liberty Steve Strauss 2:49
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102
Bag Lady Pat Wynne 4:27
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103
The Well Adjusted Man Marc Winokur 3:06
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104
Love Logic Julie Sullivan 4:15
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105
Trainsong John Fizer 2:34
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201
The Ballad of Mexican Joe Cris Plata 3:48
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202
Living Alone Keith Nichols 2:43
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203
I Never Had a Love Like This Before Mary Jean Batten 3:20
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204
How Blue Can You Get? Allen Schwartz 3:10
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205
Hiroshima Jim Watchendonk 2:31

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