Reviews // 3 Articles
Forgetting the Roots: Does It Matter Who Makes Folk Music?
23 Sep 2012 // 6:14 PM
The authenticity trap: How did folk music end up in such a paradoxical place?
Best Albums of 2006
23 Dec 2006 // 12:00 AM
At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 60 records of 2006.
Ramblin' Jack Elliott: Young Brigham / Bill Durham Sacks & Railroad Tracks
16 Feb 2017 // 4:19 AM
Ramblin' Jack Elliott celebrated people who lived at the margins of society. He was older than the new, young generation. It was difficult to make him hip.
Ramblin' Jack Elliott: A Stranger Here
8 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM
Whether Elliott directly absorbed what was happening remains questionable, but he certainly soaked up the songs and culture on a deeper, more primal level.