This is not a song about wine, but rather part of Ballads Of Sacco & Vanzetti
, an album commissioned by Moses Asch of Folkways Records in support of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, who were accused of murder in a highly publicized trial.
Genuine wine lovers may prefer Neil Diamond's double red version
; Guthrie fans will undoubtedly prefer his dust bowl ballads, songs written from the heart, and with a timeless message. (Thanks, Alexander Baron - London, England. For more on Guthrie, see our interview with his granddaughter Anna Canoni