The New Christy Minstrels

    The New Christy Minstrels

    • The New Christy Minstrels
    The New Christy Minstrels

    The New Christy Minstrels

    • The New Christy Minstrels

    The New Christy Minstrels

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        To a lot of casual listeners during the early '60s, the New Christy Minstrels were the embodiment of popular folk music. If they're not remembered (or written about) in a very serious way, it's mostly because of their image: ten well-scrubbed, usually smiling young men and women singing upbeat songs about Paul Bunyan or hopping freight trains, or doing optimistic renditions of Woody Guthrie tunes. The New Christy Minstrels began with Randy Sparks, a singer/guitarist who starte... Read more

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