Tag Archives: Joan Baez

No Woman, No Cry: Bob Marley & the Wailers; Joan Baez; Fugees.

Hello there! This week our blog features one of the greatest, if not the greatest, reggae songs — No Woman, No Cry. We will first discuss the original version by Bob Marley. Next, we will review a cover by Joan … Continue reading

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The Boxer: Simon & Garfunkel; Joan Baez; Jerry Douglas, Shawn Colvin & Alison Krauss

Hello there! This week our blog features a wonderful folk-rock song, The Boxer. First we will discuss the original version of the song by Simon and Garfunkel. Next, we will show the song as it was covered by Joan Baez, … Continue reading

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The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down: The Band; Joan Baez; Allman Brothers Band

Hello there! This week features a great ‘roots rock’ tune, The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down. We will first review the original song by The Band. Next we will discuss covers of this song by Joan Baez and by … Continue reading

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The House of the Rising Sun: Joan Baez, Dave Van Ronk, Bob Dylan and The Animals

Hello there! In this edition of Tim’s Cover Story we review House of the Rising Sun, a song that has taken a fascinating journey through the realms of traditional, folk and rock music. According to Wikipedia: The authorship of “The … Continue reading

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