Songs of the Spanish Civil War: Rave reviews

March 13, 2015

songs_SCWEarly reviews are rolling for the newly-released Smithsonian Folkways album Songs of the Spanish Civil War, Volumes 1 & 2. Royalties go to ALBA!

“The recordings reissued on Songs of the Spanish Civil War, Volumes 1 & 2 are an inspiring reminder of a time when thousands of idealists from around the world did what they believed needed to be done to save the world from the scourge of fascism that would soon lead to the Second World War and the Holocaust – despite the fact that their own governments were not yet prepared to take a stand.” — Folk Roots/Folk Branches (Canada)

The Songs of the Spanish Civil War is a remarkable collection, even by the high standards of Smithsonian Folkways” Awaiting the Flood (US)

“Rousing, emotional and often poignant, they still inspire supporters of democratic causes around the world.”  New Classics (UK)

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