Remembering Burl Ives

What’s wrong with the world today? What’s wrong is that they don’t make music like this anymore. Or if they do, no one is listening. Burl Ives is an American folk legend – once a genuine hobo – and is distinguished among his contemporaries for cooperating with the House UnAmerican Activities Committee in exposing communists in the entertainment industry.

A Little Bitty Tear

Call Me Mr. In-Between

Funny Way of Laughing

Big Rock Candy Mountain

Mary Ann Regrets

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One thought on “Remembering Burl Ives

  1. Oh, I LOVE Burl Ives. My kids do too. There is just something so warm and wonderful about him and his music. He makes me long for a simpler world…

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