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The Kingston Trio is an American folk group. They helped launch the folk revival of the 1960s and continued to thrive despite the emergence of rock and roll.

The Kingston Trio was formed in 1957 in the Palo Alto, California area by Bob Shane, Nick Reynolds, and Dave Guard, who were just out of college. Greatly influenced by The Weavers, the calypso sounds of Harry Belafonte, and other semi-popular folk artists such as the Gateway Singers and the Tarriers, they… read more

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  • There are some other great songs by The Kingston Trio. A lot of. A whole bunch of. Listen and enjoy.
  • Heard this song so often in the last 30 years, that I´m a little bored, when I hear it again. The Song was a Number 1 Hit in the USA.
  • Great
  • так задушевно
  • Tom Dooley great song! Here is the story behind the song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c16z6WSea-c (dutch television).
  • the kingston trio sing about the major issues at http://theozhiztoryblog.blogspot.com/2011/09/kingston-trio-tackles-major-issues.html
  • oldcool
  • oh...it's sweet
  • oldschool
  • grew up listening to these guys gotta love old hippie parents

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