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John Jacob Niles
John Jacob Niles (April 28, 1892 – March 1, 1980) was an American composer, singer, and collector of traditional ballads. Called the "Dean of American Balladeers", Niles was an important influence on the American folk music rev...
Composer
... The University of Saskatchewan CJUS-FM University Radio folk music series "The Folk Singers" is reviewed. ...
... Cox's book about folk singers and the early folk music scene is reviewed. ...
The Art Class
FRoots (2005) Vol. 27, No. 6, pp. 35-37
... English folk artist Barry Dransfield is featured. ...
... Laing reviews a biography of three female folk singers. ...
... Walton reviews two solo recordings by folk singers. ...
Farewells: Dave Van Ronk
JazzTimes (2002) Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 33
... Reports that folk, blues, and jazz singer Dave Van Ronk, who mentored Bob Dylan, died of colon cancer on February 10, 2002, at age 65. ...
... A compilation disc comprised of performances by folk singers captured by Scottish folk song collector Hamish Henderson is reviewed (Kyloe). ...
... Remembers blues/folk singer Van Ronk, who died on February 10, 2002, at age 65. Includes photos. ...
... An editorial discusses the next generation of folk singers and musicians. ...
... A live recording of original contemporary folk songs by singer-songwriter-guitarist Siegel is reviewed (Rural Electrification). ...
... Folk singers Rika Ruebsaat and Jon Bartlett perform traditional Canadian music on the reviewed recording (Canadian Folk Workshop). ...
Lifelines: Deaths
Billboard (2000) Vol. 112, No. 16, pp. 96
... Briefly reports that folk singer and songwriter Ed McCurdy, who had hosted a Canadian radio folk ...
SUSANNA
Uncut (2012) , No. 182, pp. 83
... A recording of acoustic folk songs by singer-songwriter Larry Kaplan is reviewed (Folk-Legacy Records). ...
... Danish folk-rock singer-producer Harald Haugaard's debut recording, "Burning Fields," is reviewed (Pile House). ...