joan Baez

Peter Gabriel: Our 1986 Interview

This article originally appeared in the September 1986 issue of SPIN. She shaved her head as penance. A darkly handsome young woman with…
Timothy White / August 4, 2019

Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue Netflix Doc and Box Set Are Invaluable Documents of an Electrifying Era

"What remains of that tour? Nothing. Ashes." This was Bob Dylan’s typically evasive response when questioned about the Rolling Thunder Revue, his notorious 1975-76 North…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 11, 2019

Joan Baez — “Whistle Down the Wind” (Tom Waits Cover)

Folk legend and recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Joan Baez has announced her first LP in a decade. Whistle Down the Wind will include a number…
Monique Melendez / January 8, 2018

Pearl Jam, Tupac, Journey, Yes, ELO, and Joan Baez Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced this morning that Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, Joan Baez, Journey, Electric Light Orchestra, and Yes will be…
Taylor Berman / December 20, 2016

Taylor Swift Dances to ‘Style’ With Julia Roberts and Joan Baez

What a world we live in. Taylor Swift's roster of cameo performers on the 1989 tour took added some unexpected names last night in Santa…
Andrew Unterberger / August 16, 2015

7 Best Moments of the Newport Folk Fest

Roughly equidistant from New York and Boston, Newport, RI, is an old-money vacation town where, for one summer weekend a year, flashy cars, big yachts,…
William Goodman / August 3, 2009