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The Last Word: Odetta

December 4, 2008

NEW YORK TIMES
Odetta became a force of the folk music revival in the 1950s. In the 1960s her renditions of spirituals and blues became part of the soundtrack of the civil rights movement

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2 comments

  1. I passed up an opportunity to see her about six months ago and I will spend the rest of my life regretting it!


  2. thanks for posting this – Odetta gots nowhere near the credit she deserves…bless her…



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