Oscar Brand, 1920-2016
Posted by Michael Eldridge on October 2, 2016
It seemed like he’d live forever.
- “Brand-Name Calypso“: Brand’s support of calypso on WNYC
- “A Tribute to WNYC Host Oscar Brand” by archivist Andy Lanset (on the occasion of Brand’s 96th birthday)
- Archival Audio of Folk Song Festival from WNYC
- Douglas Martin’s obituary of Brand in the New York Times
- And one of Brand’s calypso goofs: