At the same time Bob and I were discovering The Kingston Trio we were drawn to folk music. Pete Seeger, The Weavers, and Woodie Guthrie had paved the way for our new favorite, Joan Baez. Most of all we loved the clarity of her voice and the basic genre of the roots of our country's music. Joan had started recording in 1958 and her music spoke directly to us.
Here is my copy of her first album.
And here is what we loved.https://youtu.be/QN7rXJhFEV0