The New Christy Minstrels

By J Poet

The New Christy Minstrels were created by singer/songwriter Randy Sparks in 1961 as a vehicle for his own songs and arrangements of traditional American folk songs. They were one of the most commercially successful folk groups and the first “folk orchestra,” but folkies, hippies and freaks frowned on them for their slick, “show biz” approach to the music. With their revolving door membership – players came and went at a rapid pace – it seemed the group was more a franchise than an actual band. They had one monster hit “Green Green,” performed for... Read More

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