Broadside was an influential early music magazine put together with a typewriter and mimeographed. Pete Seeger and Bob Dylan were among a small group of publisher/writer/editors of “Broadside”: The National Topical Song Magazine during the 1960’s in New York. Also See: Broadside Magazine – Publishes Bob Dylan – 1964
Hugely influential in the folk-revival, Broadside Magazine was founded in 1962 by Agnes “Sis” Cunningham and her husband, Gordon Friesen, as a small mimeographed publication. The magazine reflected the times. It was often controversial, and was the subject of questions in one of Bob Dylan’s many news conferences, as seen in the Martin Scorcese documentary […]
In this issue of Broadside Magazine, “The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll”, by young songwriter Bob Dylan, is published – April, 1964. This issue also included “Remember Me” by Phil Ochs, “It isn’t Nice” by Malvina Reynolds and “I Can’t Help But Wonder” by Tom Paxton.