next stop is vietnam

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You can count on Bear Family to do a thorough job, and so they’ve released a thirteen (13!) disc box set with 334 songs (and a 304 page book) about the Vietnam experience, in soul and other Americana genres: … Next Stop Is Vietnam – The War On Record: 1962-2008 v/a (2010). Earlier on, Kent had released the A Soldier’s Sad Story – Vietnam Through The Eyes Of Black America 1966-1973(2004) and Does Anybody Know I’m Here? Vietnam Through The Eyes Of Black America 1962-1972(2005) v/a compilations, while Rounder had already releasedIn Country – Folk Songs Of Americans In The Vietnam War (1991) … More on the subject via the links below … and for another angle, see Trikont’s Ho! Roady Music From Vietnam 2000v/a comp and this link? (As for the Vietnam war on film, see here.)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_songs_about_the_Vietnam_War
http://faculty.buffalostate.edu/fishlm/folksongs/americansongs.htm
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3266035
http://www.k-state.edu/english/nelp/vietnam_music.html
http://www.brownielocks.com/sixtieswarsongs.html
http://www.jwsrockgarden.com/jw02vvaw.htm
http://vietnamwarmusicguide.com/
http://www.vietwarsongs.com/
http://www.battlenotes.com/

+ for info on this Withers gem: http://uzine.posterous.com/harlem-77

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