Mudcat Café message #173301 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #17801   Message #173301
Posted By: Barbara
03-Feb-00 - 11:52 PM
Thread Name: Baez interview. Americans and enemies
Subject: RE: Baez interview. Americans and enemies
Owlkat, I don't think being self-righteous is the same as being serious. I am serious about opposing war and injustice and...
I still like serious songs about the subject. One doesn't have to be making light of a problem to laugh at it, either.
My favorite songs are ones that both make me think and make me laugh, and I can't think of any that were recorded by Joan.
Still, she has made major contributions to folksong, and to protest song, and I have sung many of them, and will again.