I need to limit the category pretty strictly to decide. But its not simply a pragmatic limitation. Earlier Songbook posts have laid the groundwork for my main assumption, that the basic folk-rock recipe was to inject the purity and longing of the gentler, Baez-esque , side of the folk sound into the (already somewhat folk-inflected) sound of The Beatles .
Still, in some cases, the category is going to have to be a bit arbitrary. Basically, it applies to songs using the recipe circa 1965-1968, following the breakthrough example of the Byrds, often prominently featuring the jangle-y use (or imitation!) of the electric twelve-string. There are a couple of categories excluded then, the first of which will be the many folk-rock inflected pop songs , such as the wonderful Summer Song by Chad and Jeremy, I Got You Babe, by Sonny and Cher, Happy Together by the Turtles, Both Sides Now by Judy Collins, and so many others-many of these overlap with the pop-art sound I described in It Was the Dawning of the Age of the Harpsichord . These typically are not as guitar-based—the sound is often filled out by strings and such. The second category Im going exclude are the late-60s sensitivity songs , which grew out of folk-rock and folk but which blend into the early 70s ascendance of James Taylor and suchsome real beauties here, sometimes coming directly out of the folkie tradition, indeed often just recording acoustic guitar in novel ways. Examples: For Emily, Wherever I May Find Her, by Simon and Garfunkle, Candy Says, by The Velvet Underground, Andmoreagain by Love, and Today by Jefferson Airplane.
So, having set apart the folk-rock category that way, here are my choices. No links for really well-known numbers.
1) The Byrds, Mr. Tambourine Man
2) Jefferson Airplane, Come up the Years
3) The Squires, Going All the Way
4) The Gants, I Wonder
5) Jefferson Airplane, Blues from an Airplane
6) The Squires, Go Ahead
7) Vejtables, I Still Love You
8) The Byrds, She Has a Way
9) Love, No Matter What
10) The Byrds, If Youre Gone
11) Simon and Garfunkle, Sounds of Silence
12) We Five, You Were on My Mind
13) Jefferson Airplane, Its No Secret
14) The Who, The Kids Are Alright
15) Scott Mackenzie, If Youre Going to San Francisco
16) The Velvet Underground, Sunday Morning
17) The Byrds, My Back Pages
With Mr. Tambourine Man, its hard to decide between the original and the coverthats how great both are. The Byrds version is known to be the beginning-point of folk-rock, but the impression I got from the authoritative book on the subject, Turn! Turn! Turn! by Richie Unterberger, is that there were plenty of other groups right behind the Byrds in terms of the basic soundone of those simultaneous discoveries made by many folks in many places, in this case due to The Beatles.
The folk-rock album is not however, the Byrds’ debut, but Jefferson Airplane’s. They achieved, before becoming known for being a psychedelic band, the best folk-rock sound: fuller and rockier than that of the Byrds, which at times, especially vocal-wise, gets kind of tiring. Their second album Surrealistic Pillow , is deservedly regarded as a rock classic (alas, their third, After Bathing at Baxters is one of the best pieces of evidence for the acid ruined the music hypothesis), but for me its still Jefferson Airplane Takes Off that rules. Come Up the Years, is its in all-ways-glorious standoutsure, theres always something creepy about Youre so young, but I love you anyhow songs, but youll make an exception for this one.how many technology in the world how much product to bring to a craft show how much technology is in the world why design thinking whose company is tesla how many solutions exist for the given equation how many teaching positions are open in florida who is solutions architect where technology is going how product managers work with data scientists how many workers are buried in the hoover dam why product roadmap how many teaching positions are open in florida what solution is used for sclerotherapy where was technology first invented who equipment qualification how much tech youtube how equipment should be cleaned and stored where to find device id on iphone where to find device manager on laptop worm device how london got its name who business is best where to find system preferences on mac how project ipad to tv when business is slow where to travel from london where's the london bridge what entrepreneur does with business ideas how many system of a down albums are there why technology is important in our life which teaching jobs are in demand where business intelligence is used what is the solution process where to design clothes how much entrepreneurs earn in india from where shein products come how solution concentration how many system restore points are kept which science degree is easiest how much london to paris train how much factory unlock iphone how design live why teaching is important maker's mark where is dmitry from project runway now where to buy road map aqueous solution whose ph 0 is who developed the hierarchy of needs entrepreneur who are successful why london is overrated who manager meaning what business makes the most money which startup character are you how many project management methodologies are there which products contain xylitol what workers want 2022 why teaching is the hardest job why manager fail to delegate where is manufacturer part number in sap who technology invented why science of reading where to buy science equipment what solutions conduct electricity whom pronouns how much teaching assistant earn how much technology is used daily where to business name registration what product protects polish from chipping where to produce the symbol of the king how many tech labs in botw who solution provider what start up expenses are deductible how often to maintain muscle where to check company registration why device is not playing for nip how teaching helps you learn how technological evolution takes place why products fail how to find engineering job how solutions are formed what product to use for curly hair who solution focused brief therapy what london airport is closest to the city where technology made which technology is a proprietary siem system where technology and creativity meet which london airport is closest to london what device is this who started whose line is it anyway how many manufacturing company in india whose immune system is weakened what business should i start where to produce music when workers unionize they quizlet why design thinking works what london station goes to cambridge how much design business card where to set up signature in outlook where products are made when system has no solution who manufactures moderna vaccine who technology transfer pdf why startups register in delaware how development affects environment how often change solution contact how much london tube cost which development changes are associated with puberty how much company does a cat need which is the roadmap of nanotechnology in the philippines how management is an art how much product to use skincare how much products cost where to produce film what determines development how product managers prioritize features entrepreneur who create new ideas where is sewerage system from