Red Wine

Album: Ballads Of Sacco & Vanzetti (1945)

Songfacts®:

  • 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.) >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England. For more on Guthrie, see our interview with his granddaughter Anna Canoni.

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