Interesting tidbits! I'd love to hear this... Do you know if this
little description fits the facts you know. about the rejections and
Joan herself blocking it? Or was it record company doings?
Google turned this up:
Joan Baez In San Francisco
Originally recorded as a demo tape in June 1958, it was rejected by all
of the major studios Joan submitted it to for consideration. When it
was released by Fantasy Records without her authorization, Joan filed
for an injuction to block its distribution.
Island In The Sun
Annie Had A Baby
Man Smart, Woman Smarter
Dark As A Dungeon
Told My Captain
I Gave My Love A Cherry
Lou Judson • Intuitive Audio
On Oct 10, 2005, at 12:44 PM, Richard L. Hess wrote:
> This happened with Joan Baez's earliest recording as well, but it's
> made its way to the surface through European release on Bear Family
> records. "Joan Baez in San Francisco"
> It was recorded when she was completely unknown, sat upon, released
> when she was under contract with Vanguard and selling lots of LPs.
> Vanguard and Joan's management had it quashed.