Country Joe McDonald

Country Joe McDonald

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Country Joe McDonald (born Joseph Allen McDonald; January 1, 1942) was the lead singer of the 1960s psychedelic rock group Country Joe and the Fish. McDonald was born in Washington, D.C., At the age of 17, he enlisted in the United States Navy. After his enlistment, he attended the Los Angeles City College for a year. In the early 1960s, he began busking on Berkeley, California's famous Telegraph Avenue. His father, Worden McDonald, was of Scottish Presbyterian heritage, and his mother, the late Florence Plotnick, was the daughter of Russian Jewish immigrants, and served for many years on the Berkeley city council. As of 2009, Country Joe still lives in Berkeley, California. McDonald's daughter, Seven, is a columnist for the LA Weekly. He has four other children, Devin, Tara, Ryan, and Emily.
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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136601885
  • 9786136601885