|Studio album by Joan Baez|
|Joan Baez chronology|
Gulf Winds was an album composed of songs written and performed by Joan Baez. A studio album is an original collection of new tracks by a recording artist Joan Chandos Baez (born January 9, 1941 in Staten Island, New York) an American Folk singer and Songwriter known A music genre is a categorical and typological construct that identifies musical sounds as belonging to a particular category and type of music that can be distinguished from other Folk music can have a number of different meanings including Traditional music: The original meaning of the term "folk music" was synonymous In the Music industry, a record label can be a Brand and a Trademark associated with the Marketing of music recordings and Music A&M Records is an American Record label owned by Universal Music Group which operates through the Interscope-Geffen-A&M division In the Music industry, a record producer or music producer has many roles among them controlling the recording sessions coaching and guiding the musicians organizing allmusic (previously All Music Guide) is a Metadata database about music owned by All Media Guide. Joan Chandos Baez (born January 9, 1941 in Staten Island, New York) an American Folk singer and Songwriter known From Every Stage was a live album Joan Baez made on her 1975-76 tour Blowin' Away was a 1977 album by Joan Baez, her first after switching from A&M Records to CBS Records. Joan Chandos Baez (born January 9, 1941 in Staten Island, New York) an American Folk singer and Songwriter known The album was released in 1976, and was her final album of new material for A&M. A&M Records is an American Record label owned by Universal Music Group which operates through the Interscope-Geffen-A&M division Baez stated in her autobiography, And a Voice to Sing With, that most of the songs were written while on tour with the Rolling Thunder Revue with Bob Dylan **. The Rolling Thunder Revue was a famed Concert tour comprised of a traveling caravan of musicians headed by Bob Dylan, that took Bob Dylan (born Robert Zimmerman, May 24 1941 in Duluth, Minnesota) is an American singer-songwriter author poet and painter who has been a major "O Brother!" was a clever reply to Dylan's song "Oh Sister". On the title song, a ten-minute long autobiographical recollection of her childhood, Baez accompanies herself only with her own acoustic guitar (the rest of the album features standard mid-1970s pop/rock backup), creating a sound reminiscent of her earliest pure folks recordings.
Gulf Winds is the only Baez album without one single cover; each song was written by Baez herself.
From the album's liner notes: