Ian and Sylvia (who were on my blog when I was between jobs and had the time to write books on the subject) really broke thru the Canada and US market with this album, the couple’s 2nd, brought to you by those folk stalwarts at Vanguard Records. Man, that is one long run on sentence. Released in 1964, the title track, composed by Ian Tyson, also was a major hit both in Canada and among the folk world.
Perhaps I should state more but you can look at the earlier post for more information. As far as this album went, I felt there was a large influence of American traditional music on it. The album features guitar from John Herald. I am so close to finishing up this month, this is really where we are going to leave it. If you want to learn more, Google it.
Top Rated Record. One more post and this month is done.