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The Vietnam War : the soundtrack  Cover Image CD Music recording CD Music recording

The Vietnam War : the soundtrack / a film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick.

Burns, Ken, 1953- (audio producer.). Novick, Lynn, (audio producer.).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 audio discs : audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : UMG Recordings, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc labels.
Tracks orginally released 1963-1972.
Compact discs.
Performance notes by David Fricke with full credits inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
CD 1. A hard rain's a-gonna fall / (Bob Dylan) -- Hello Vietnam / (Johnnie Wright) -- It's my life / (The Animals) -- Eve of destruction / (Barry McGuire) -- Turn! Turn! Turn! (To everything there is a reason) / (The Byrds) -- Masters of war / (The Staple Singers) -- Mustang Sally / (Wilson Pickett) -- Smokestack lightnin' / (Howlin' Wolf) -- Backlash blues / (Nina Simone) -- The sound of silence / (Simon & Garfunkel) -- One too many mornings / (Bob Dylan) -- Ain't too proud to beg / (The Temptations) -- Are you experienced? / (The Jimi Hendrix Experience) -- I'm a man / (The Spencer Davis Group) -- Green onions / (Booker T and The MG's) -- Strange brew / (Cream) -- Waist deep in the big muddy (Live) / (Pete Seeger) -- A whiter shade of pale / (Procol Harem) -- The Lord is in this place / (Fairport Convention) -- For what it's worth / (Buffalo Springfield).
CD 2. Don't think twice, it's all right / (Bob Dylan) -- Piece of my heart / (Big Brother & The Holding Company) -- Magic carpet ride / (Steppenwolf) -- Tell the truth / (Otis Redding) -- The letter / (The Box Tops) -- Bad moon rising / (Creedence Clearwater Revival) -- Soul sacrifice / (Santana) -- Okie from Muskogee / (Merle Haggard) -- The thrill is gone / (B.B. King) -- Psychedelic shack / (The Temptations) -- Ohio / (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young) -- Get together / (The Youngbloods) -- Gimme shelter / (The Rolling Stones) -- Tail dragger / (Link Wray) -- America the beautiful / (Ray Charles) -- What's going on / (Marvin Gaye) -- Bridge over troubled water / (Simon & Garfunkle) -- Let it be / (The Beatles).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Soundtrack produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick & Ken Burns.
Participant or Performer Note:
Various performers ; featuring: Boby Dylan, Johnnie Wright, The Animals, Barry McGuire, The Byrds, The Staple Singers, Wilson Pickett, Howlin' Wolf, Nina Simone, Simon & Garfunkel, Bob Dylan, The Temptations, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Spencer Davis Group, Booker T and The MG's, Cream, Pete Seeger, Procol Harem, Fairport Convention, Buffalo Springfield, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Steppenwolf, Otis Redding, The Box Tops, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Santana, Merle Haggard, B.B. Kind, The Temptations, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, The Youngbloods, The Rolling Stones, Link Wray, Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, The Beatles.
Subject: Motion picture music > Excerpts.
Rock music > 1961-1970.
Rock music > 1971-1980.
Popular music.
Folk music > United States.
Motion picture music > Excerpts.
Popular music.
Rock music.
Genre: Rock music.
Popular music.
Folk music.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library. (Show)


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