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Unformatted text preview: 1. Tom Dooley 2. Apolitically focused E. Woody Guthrie 1. Icon for folk music 2. Songs are reflections of observations 3. Blue collar working class F. Joan Baez 1. New Port Folk Festival 1959 2. Purist acoustic guitar G. Greenwich Village 1. 1958 2. Hub of folk 3. Village voice H. Singer/Songerwriters 1. Principles a. Self absorbed b. Autobiographical/confessional c. Written themselves under their own names 2. James Taylor a. 1970 Sweet Baby James b. First great conversationalist c. Fire & Rain heroin addiction 3. Joni Mitchell a. Half singing half speaking prose and poetry b. 1971 2 sided album piano & voice and guitar & voice 4. Carole King a. Wrote hundreds of songs for others to perform b. 1970 Tapestry 14 million albums sold c. Provides insight from feminist perspective...
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- Fall '07