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60-70's Singer-Songwriters

Closely related to the folk-acoustic genre; singers songwriters write their own songs, including lyrics and music.

The lyrics are often personal, sometime political. Most compositions are performed solo. The most prominent singer-songwriter of the era was Leonard Cohen.

This playlist is mostly based on his work.

You will also find work by Brian Portheroe, Tom Waits and his wife Rickie Lee Jones, John Denver, and of course the Great Joni Mitchell amongst others

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