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Country Joe McDonald

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Country Joe McDonald (1974)

Interview by Mick Gold, Rock's Backpages audio, 1974

Country Joe talks about being brought up by communist parents, his current musical and political interests, the Paris Sessions album, songwriting, the Beats, jazz and... Bowie!

File format: mp3; file size: 81mb, interview length: 1h 28' 27" sound quality: ***

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An Interview with Country Joe McDonald

Interview by Paul Nelson, Hullabaloo, December 1968

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Live Review by Carol Deck, Flip, December 1968

THE ONLY THING really wrong with the Newport Pop Festival held recently in Orange Country, Calif, was that it wasn't in Monterey. ...

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THE PROGRAMME for last weekend's Bath Festival of Blues & Progressive Music stated... "All times subject to possible change." And they weren't joking either. ...

Rock Music: Drumbeat For Drugs?

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"If you're tired or a bit run down, can't seem to get your feet off the ground Maybe you oughta try a little bit ...

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