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John Gorka (born in July 1958) is an American contemporary folk musician. In 1991, Rolling Stone magazine called him "the pre-eminent male singer-songwriter of what has been dubbed the New Folk Movement.

Gorka was born in Edison, New Jersey. He received his first guitar as a Christmas gift, though Gorka alleges that his older brother stole it from him shortly thereafter. He eventually learned, instead, to play the banjo,…

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  • Night Into Day - amazing song!
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  • John has a wonderful baritone voice and his material is top shelf.
  • well... I just saw another
  • There's a quality about John's work that is hard to resist, I seem to be able to listen to any of his songs anytime and always find them enjoyable!
  • he's a awesome! congratulations from Uruguay!
  • John, you are the greatest.
  • i <3 you, gorka. always have.
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  • it's like ohio, even more so... what does that even MEAN?!?!?!

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