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Jakob Dylan

Almost 50 years ago, Bob Dylan made his radio debut on Oscar Brands’ Folksong Festival on WNYC.  This month, his son, Jakob, sat down with Oscar to discuss growing up, the record business, and his music.

Oscar Brand Turns 90!

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Join the WNYC family in celebrating host Oscar Brand’s 90th birthday! Whether you just recently discovered Oscar, or are a long-time fan of the folk music legend, send us your birthday wishes to share with Oscar and his many fans.

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Archival Audio

Monday, February 01, 2010

Oscar Brand has been hosting the Folksong Festival since 1945. Explore some of his earliest interviews with experts and performances with guests including Woodie Guthrie.

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