“Broadside – The National Topical Song Magazine” Gallery


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 […]

Bob Dylan Broadside


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.