Folk Hits

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
A vibrant sampler of tracks and artists from the late-'60s Vanguard Records catalog, Folk Hits includes Ian & Sylvia's fine rendition of Gordon Lightfoot's "Early Morning Rain," Phil Ochs delivering one of his finest songs, "There But for Fortune," Eric Andersen's ornate and poetic "Violets of Dawn," an elegant version by Pete Seeger of his "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?," and Doc Watson's breathtaking guitar picking on "Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms," among other gems.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
A vibrant sampler of tracks and artists from the late-'60s Vanguard Records catalog, Folk Hits includes Ian & Sylvia's fine rendition of Gordon Lightfoot's "Early Morning Rain," Phil Ochs delivering one of his finest songs, "There But for Fortune," Eric Andersen's ornate and poetic "Violets of Dawn," an elegant version by Pete Seeger of his "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?," and Doc Watson's breathtaking guitar picking on "Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms," among other gems.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/19/1998
  • Label: Vanguard Records
  • UPC: 015707951029
  • Catalog Number: 79510
  • Sales rank: 287,160

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Early Morning Rain - Ian & Sylvia (3:59)
  2. 2 For Lovin' Me - Ian & Sylvia (2:19)
  3. 3 The Circle Game - Ian & Sylvia (2:58)
  4. 4 Walk Right In - Rooftop Singers (2:38)
  5. 5 M.T.A. - The Kingston Trio (3:45)
  6. 6 All My Sorrows - The Kingston Trio (2:53)
  7. 7 There But for Fortune - Phil Ochs (2:12)
  8. 8 The Universal Soldier - Buffy Sainte-Marie (2:21)
  9. 9 Violets of Dawn - Eric Andersen (3:47)
  10. 10 I'm a Woman - Jim Kweskin & the Jug Band (3:53)
  11. 11 Pack up Your Sorrows - Richard & Mimi Fariña (3:00)
  12. 12 Where Have All the Flowers Gone? - Pete Seeger (2:16)
  13. 13 Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season) - Judy Collins (4:10)
  14. 14 Let's Get Together - Judy Collins (2:56)
  15. 15 Will the Circle Be Unbroken - Ramblin' Jack Elliott (2:37)
  16. 16 Joe Hill - Joan Baez (3:02)
  17. 17 It Ain't Me Babe - Bob Dylan (3:35)
  18. 18 Colours - Donovan (3:24)
  19. 19 Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms - Doc & Merle Watson (2:52)
  20. 20 He's Got the Whole World In His Hands - Odetta (2:05)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Odetta Guitar, Track Performer
Eric Andersen Track Performer
Joan Baez Track Performer
Judy Collins Track Performer
Erik Darling 12-string Guitar
Mimi Fariña Guitar, Autoharp
Ian & Sylvia Track Performer
The Kingston Trio Track Performer
Phil Ochs Guitar, Track Performer
Rooftop Singers Track Performer
Buffy Sainte-Marie Guitar, Track Performer
Pete Seeger Track Performer
Bobby Donaldson Drums
Maria Muldaur Track Performer
Nick Reynolds Bongos, Conga, Guitar (Tenor)
Richard Fariña Dulcimer
Robert Bushnell Electric Bass
Monte Dunn Guitar
Ramblin' Jack Elliott Guitar, Track Performer
Richard & Mimi Fariña Track Performer
Dave Guard Banjo, Guitar, Vocals
Wendell Marshall Bass
David Rae Guitar
Al Rogers Drums
Russ Savakus Bass
Bob Shane Guitar, Vocals
Merle Watson Track Performer
David "Buck" Wheat Acoustic Bass
Bill Svanoe Bass, Drums
Jim Kweskin & the Jug Band Track Performer
Silvia Autoharp, 12-string Guitar
Technical Credits
Roy Acuff Composer
Doc Watson Arranger, Adaptation
Pete Seeger Composer
Donovan Contributor
Bob Dylan Contributor
Jerry Leiber Composer
Trade Martin Orchestration
Moses Asch Engineer
Samuel Charters Musical Supervision
Bruce Hawes Composer
Maynard Solomon Producer
Mike Stoller Composer
Bess Lomax Hawes Composer
M. Christian Composer
Jacqueline Steiner Composer
Traditional Composer
Kermit Goell Composer
Christopher Knight Producer
Andree Esposito Composer
John Steiner Composer
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