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Carolyn Hester

Carolyn Hester

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Folk Music Makes Mark on City's Night Life

Overview by Robert Shelton, The New York Times, 17 November 1960

Art Form Flowers in the Coffeehouses and Plush Clubs Airs of Many Lands Presented by an Army of Talent ...

Joan Baez, Carolyn Hester: Two Queens of Folk

Profile and Interview by uncredited writer, Record Mirror, 5 June 1965

FIRST OF all, you SHOULD pronounce it "By-ezz"... Joan Baez. Though it's been twisted around a little as this folk-singing name is bandied about more ...

Carolyn Hester: Problems of the Pop/Folknik

Interview by Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, 4 December 1965

WHEN A FOLK singer hits the big time, he or she often has to look at records in a different way from the strictly album-type ...

Carolyn Hester: Not Ashamed To Do Some Folk Rock

Interview by Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, 15 October 1966

INTO BRITAIN last weekend flew Carolyn Hester, the American folk singer with the fantastic range, for a tight schedule of ten TV dates and two ...

Carolyn Hester: Les Cousins, London

Live Review by Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, 23 March 1968

SUCCESS USUALLY means that singers quit the folk club circuit and restrict appearances to concerts. Which is a pity, since often the club scene which ...

Carolyn Hester

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. 1936, Waco, Texas, USA ...


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