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Apr 6, 2018
(Fairview Heights IL) Very few music artists have managed to stay relevant and at the top of their game for decades like Joan Baez has. From her early days in Greenwich Village coffee houses to protest gatherings to worldwide theater and arena tours, she has defined much of the modern folk music lore and sound. Bob Dylan once described her voice as “that of a siren off of some Greek island…an enchantress” and anyone who has attended her concerts would agree.
Shortly after her Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction in April, 2017, Baez announced, “While 2018 will begin my last year of formal, extended touring,” she said, “I’m looking forward to being on the road with a beautiful new album about which I am truly proud.  I welcome the opportunity to share this new music as well as longtime favorites with my audiences around the world.”
A true road warrior, Baez spent most of 2018 on her “Fare Thee Well” tour which now stretches into 2019 with a three-piece band and a new batch of Heil...
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