Folk Music

“If you can remember anything about the sixties, you weren’t really there,” Paul Kantner has said.

While that’s funny, it’s not exactly true. Not everyone tuned in, turned on, and dropped out, of course, like those in the counterculture. Plenty of us just watched The Beatles on Ed Sullivan and did our High School math homework. Some were fighting for us in Vietnam. The blogs talk about the music as well as the pop culture happening at the time. Peace out, amigo.

June 2, 2018
Phil Ochs I Ain't Marching Anymore

I Ain’t Marching Anymore by Phil Ochs

April 24, 2018
Peter Paul and Mary Don't Think Twice It's All Right

Peter Paul Mary Don’t Think Twice It’s All Right

March 17, 2018
The Irish Rovers The Unicorn

The Irish Rovers The Unicorn

January 26, 2018
Bob Lind Elusive Butterfly

Elusive Butterfly by Bob Lind

October 1, 2017
Peter Paul and Mary Leaving on a Jet Plane

Peter Paul and Mary Leaving on a Jet Plane

July 22, 2017
Tim Hardin If I Were a Carpenter

Tim Hardin If I Were a Carpenter

December 23, 2015
Peter Paul and Mary A' Soalin'

Peter Paul and Mary A Soalin

Some very beautiful Sixties Christmas music comes from traditional folk tunes, and Peter Paul and Mary do a beautiful job of combining several in “A Soalin’.” In […]