Prolific Canadian folk singer of more than 3 hundred songs, including well-known numbers like Something To Sing On the subject of. He also hosted the Oscar Brand’s Folksong Celebration. He shifted from Canada to NY to review at Brooklyn University as a man. He earned the renowned Peabody Prize in 1982 for his transmit of The Weekend Show on Country wide Open public Radio. He wedded Karen Lynn Grossman in 1970. His radio present, Oscar Brand’s Folksong Festival, released the general public to a multitude of performers including Joan Baez.