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  • The activists, a few thousand strong, demanded that the university lift a ban on free speech and ease restrictions on academic freedom, while outside on the steps a young folk-singer called Joan Baez led supporters in a chorus of We Shall Overcome.

    The Guardian World News

  • Sharon Isbin calls Joan Baez her favorite folk musician.

    Expecting Rain

  • Bowser's documentary calls on a variety of witnesses to Ochs' life, including contemporaries such as Joan Baez and Tom Hayden, fans such as Sean Penn and Christopher Hitchens - and his family, particularly brother Michael.

    Marshall Fine: HuffPost Review: Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune

  • He became popular as a rebel, and hanging around with names such as Joan Baez gave him credibility. Stories

  • She has performed with artists such as Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter,


  • Throughout her career, Williams has toured with artists such as Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Ani DiFranco, and Shawn Colvin.

    Bend Blogs

  • R&B-style bass lines can be heard on classic hits such as Joan Baez’s

    David Wild: Learning To Love My Country: A Playlist to Prepare Rock Newbies Watching the CMA Awards

  • The celebration will feature performers from the festival’s earliest days, such as Joan Baez and Pete Seeger, and newer acts including Gillian Welch, Iron and Wine, and Langhorne Slim.

    Q&A: Culture and Celebrity

  • The past few years have found him penning songs for Joan Baez , recording an album of Van Zandt's songs, and acting on television.

    Funk Yards, Beacon Blues

  • And compared with issue-oriented documentaries, movies offering access to A-list musicians are "easier to finance and have a greater chance of success," says film sales agent Andrew Herwitz, who in the past has gotten distribution for films about Joan Baez and Philip Glass.

    A Flock of Rock Docs


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