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[Recommended] Joan Baez, Wisconsin Union Theatre, Oct. 8th

Joan Baez Wisconsin Union Theatre, 8:30 PM, $25-$44, more info at trueendeavors.com Joan Baez has been a growing part of the folk movement since she was 18 in 1959.  She is 69 years old now, has released over 30 albums and recorded songs in 8 different languages.  Mostly she is known for her cover songs, paying homage to artists like Bob Dylan, The Band, Woody Guthrie, The Beatles, and the list could go on and on.  And it should go on and on:  The Rolling Stones, Paul Simon, Jackson Browne, etc.  If you like any of those acts, you should go see her. Baez's recorded her first album Joan Baez in 1960.  She met Bob Dylan in 1961 and the relationship took off from there as they toured together. Why Should I go see her?
  1. There is something beautiful about the way she sings and this will be a great venue to really hear and enjoy many of the songs she has been singing for decades.
  2. Baez is ICONIC.  You will be seeing a musical legend.
  3. What else are you doing Friday night?  Nothin'.
  4. Her songs usually speak about many social issues and responsibilities.
Here is a video of Joan Baez covering The Beatles "Let it Be."


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