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"Dig This" With The Splendid Bohemians- Barbara Dane- Bill Mesnik and Rich Buckland Pay Tribute To A Legitimate Legend Of Music and Social Justice- From Louis Armstrong To Bob Dylan, Her Odyssey Is Unparalleled In Melody and Social Devotion

Filmmakers Maureen Gosling (BURDEN OF DREAMS) and Jed Riffe (THE LONG SHADOW) have joined forces with producer (and daughter of Barbara Dane) Nina Menéndez (TROPICOLA), to begin production on a feature-length Dane Documentary, “On My Way”.

Posted 12/10/2018 01:59 PM

Barbara Dane: "A Versatile Voice With A Political Purpose" - A National Public Radio Capsule, Designed to Introduce Us to or Remind Us of an Integral Artistic and Social Figure - There Have Been Few of Such Diverse Accomplishment and Passionate Principle

I first met Barbara in ‘69 when she signed on for a benefit I had constructed. She is a selfless humanist who has sacrificed certain world acclaim in the name of conscience and morality. At 86, her message & her devotion are still in tact, never having been unnerved by time and sustained by valor.

Posted 11/08/2013 07:53 AM

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Barbara Dane and The Chambers Brothers - "It Isn't Nice" -1966 - Freedom Is Indeed a Constant Struggle and Some Songs That Filled The Civil Rights Movement are Faithful Classics - This Is a Beauty You Possibly Missed, but It's Heart is Unshakable by Time

The very dear Ms. Dane and the great Chambers joined forces in 1966 and created an exquisite Folkways Record. At 86, she is the only living virtuoso I know of who performed with the likes of Armstrong, Jack Teagarden, Muddy and Lightning and one who also lived the art of social protest.

Posted 11/05/2013 11:47 AM