Top Dave Van Ronk Albums
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Dave Van Ronk - On Air
Going Back to Brooklyn
The Mayor of MacDougal Street: Rarities 1957-1969
The Folkways Years 1959-1961
Songs for Ageing Children
Recent Dave Van Ronk NewsListen: 1974 concert by 'Llewyn Davis' inspiration Dave Van Ronk - Tue, 03 Dec 2013
The new Coen Brothers film "Inside Llewyn Davis," which opens Friday, takes moviegoers to the folk music scene of the early 1960s. Although the title character is something of a composite of various musicians of the era, it's no secret that the Coens' primary real-world inspiration was singer, guitarist and songwriter Dave Van Ronk. Â Â Â Â
Will The Real Llewyn Davis Please Stand Up? - Mon, 25 Nov 2013
Dave Van Ronk's autobiography inspired Joel and Ethan Coen's new movie about a '60s folksinger. Though he died in 2002, a new anthology ought to help give Van Ronk a long-needed boost.
The Singer Who Inspired Coen Brothers' New Film - Thu, 05 Dec 2013
Dave Van Ronk, whose presence in the Greenwich Village folk-music scene was overshadowed by some who followed him, is earning new attention thanks to
Dave Van Ronk: Down in Washington Square "“ review - Fri, 29 Nov 2013
(Smithsonian Folkways/Discovery) The Coen brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis was inspired by the story of Dave Van Ronk, but the soundtrack album has only one track from the ebullient , bearded guitarist and singer who was a key figure on the New York folk scene for more than four decades, until his death in 2002. Van Ronk played blues, traditional songs and his own material, and was at his best ...
How Oscar Isaac's Career Fallback Landed Him 'Inside Llewyn Davis' - Thu, 05 Dec 2013
"I always joked with my parents," said Oscar Isaac with a grin. Those dual career paths may not have reassured his parents, but Isaac has somehow made them work - and he's merged them in his quiet performance as the titular folk singer in the Coen brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis." The black comedy - or maybe it's a twisted drama - was inspired by the life of folk singer Dave Van Ronk, and stars ...
Related Information for Dave Van Ronk» Dave Van Ronk (June 30, 1936 – February 10, 2002) was a folk singer born in Brooklyn, New York, who settled in Greenwich Village, New York City, and was nicknamed the “Mayor of MacDougal Street.”He was best known as a pioneer of the acoustic blues revival, but his work ranged from old English ballads to Bertolt Brecht, rock, New Orleans jazz, and swing.
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