Festivals

DateVenueTitleNo of DisksLabel/SourceSoundArt/Setlists/Info
1961-07-29New York City, NYSaturday Of Folk Music2CDrWRVR-broadcastA-/B+WRVR hosted a legendary all-day Folk Festival, produced by Izzy Young and Bob Yellin and featuring about 50 performers. This is is part two, the rest seems te be lost. Artists: Jack Elliott, John Wynn, Herman Stevens, Bruce Langhorne, Anne Bird, Logan English, John Herald & The Greenbriar Boys, Gary Davis, Dave Van Ronk, Victoria Spivey, Tom Paxton.
1963-07-26/28Newport, RI Newport Broadside VanguardNewport Folk Festival1CDr-AA Exellent sound for these days. Performances of Bob Dylan , Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Tom Paxton, Sam Hinton, Bob Davenport, The Freedom Singers, Jim Garland, Ed McCurdy, Phil Ochs, Peter La Farge.
1963-08-28Washington, DCNational Mall/Lincoln Memorial March On Washington For Jobs & Freedom1CDr-B+/A-Attended by some 250.000 people, it was the largest demonstration ever seen in the nation's capital, and one of the first to have extensive television coverage..

American Folk Blues Festival
DateVenueTitleNo of DisksLabel/SourceSoundArt/setlist/info
1962-00variousAmerican Folk Blues Festival 19621CDrEvidence 26200AThe American Folk Blues Festival was a music festival that toured Europe as an annual event for several years beginning in 1962. It introduced audiences in Europe, including the UK, to leading blues performers of the day such as Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, John Lee Hooker and Sonny Boy Williamson, most of whom had never previously performed outside the US. Commercial, nft
1963-10-13BremenAmerican Folk Blues Festival Part I & II 19632CDrEvidence 26200ACommercial, nft
1964-10-09HamburgAmerican Folk Blues Festival 19641CDrEvidence 26200ACommercial, nft
1965-10-07HamburgAmerican Folk Blues Festival 19652CDrEvidence 26200ACommercial, nft