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  1. Alan Chartock: Great Barrington community values historyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... in the United States. People who will only play huge venues show up in Great Barrington to honor the late Woody Guthrie and his brilliant son, Arlo. So be there or be square -- you are sure to have a great time. Every time I think of how wonderful ...

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  2. Swimmin' Time (Deluxe Version) - Shovels & RopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watersblogged

    ... bums, one of which landed a single, "Hell's Bells," in the 2010 season of True Blood. Inspired by the likes of Woody Guthrie, Elvis Costello, Bob Dylan, the Cramps,...

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  3. Hartford Theaterworks' showcases singer-activist's music and life in 'Woody Sez'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    For the baby boomer generation, Woody Guthrie was known primarily as the father of folk singer Arlo Guthrie .

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  4. Reporting: Mexico11 are Killed in 20 Hours. So Where's the Media?Read the original story

    Wednesday | American Reporter

    In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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  5. Hamilton Music NotesRead the original story

    Wednesday | View Magazine

    ... in Waterloo about six years ago," recalls Stephens. "I was into traditional folk music like Led Belly and Woody Guthrie, so I learned songs like that and wrote tunes like that. I just heard it one day and fell in love with it. I thought it was the ...

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  6. Community NotesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Bureau County Republican

    ... Library will host Barry Cloyd at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2. Cloyd will present his program on America's balladeer, Woody Guthrie. Cloyd is a consummate folk musician who brings to his storytelling and musical performance all the passion of the man who ...

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  7. Popular Music Needs to Become Political AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Village Voice

    ... the finger at the wrongdoers brought social relevance to popular music for decades, from the folk anthems of Woody Guthrie in the '40s to the socially conscious hip-hop of the late '80s and early '90s. That deified decade, the 1960s, is usually seen ...

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  8. Sunday, March 8: Woody Guthrie's Wonder Wheel TourRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Big 'Rig': The Regina Opera Company performs one of Verdi's most popular operas, "Rigoletto," at Regina Hall in Dyker Heights through Nov. 25. The Klezmatics perform tunes that harken us back to 1940's Coney Island.

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  9. Listen to Never-Before-Heard Woody Guthrie Song 'Man's a Fool'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | TIME.com

    Folk icon Woody Guthrie famously traveled and wrote music all across the U.S., but for nearly three decades, he made New York City his home base.

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  10. New in the KUCI Folk, Jazz, and Funk LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KUCI-FM Irvine

    ... The songs are confessional and redemptive and spiritually compassionate. I particularly like his version of Woody Guthrie's "I Ain't Got No Home", his own new gospel tune "Do Unto Others", the soul ballad "Swallow My Pride" and "No One Knows ...

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  11. Bob Seger Announces Release Date for New Album, 'Ride Out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... of the Roads' and a cover of Wilco and Billy Bragg's 'California Stars,' which includes lyrics by folk great Woody Guthrie. Both of those songs, as well as 'Detroit Made,' were performed by Seger on his 2013 tour. Seger told Billboard last year that ...

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  12. A Panda, a President, Woody Guthrie, and a Flag Walk Into a Bar aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Slate Magazine

    ... Star-Spangled Banner , Slate 's editorin-chief Julia Turner makes the case for " This Land Is Your Land " by Woody Guthrie, and NPR's Brooke Gladstone defends the George Washington Lansdowne portrait . For the Speil, Mike discusses the many forms of ...

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  13. How Washington Saved Folk MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2012 | WETA-TV Arlington

    ... it wasn't for Alan Lomax and the Archive of American Folk Song at the Library of Congress there might not be a Woody Guthrie - and thus by extension - a Bob Dylan or a Bruce Springsteen, and well a you get the rest. Woody Guthrie is now considered ...

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  14. TheaterWorks' 'Woody Sez' An Uplifting Musical TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | CTNow.com

    First impressions: To those who know Woody Guthrie as simply the guy who wrote "This Land Is Your Land" and the dad of Arlo Guthrie, this bio-tale is a revelation of the man's committed life and his breadth of music.

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  15. Hartford Theaterworks' showcases singer-activist's music and life in 'Woody Sez'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    For the baby boomer generation, Woody Guthrie was known primarily as the father of folk singer Arlo Guthrie .

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  16. Pop Music Needs to Be More Political. Here's Why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Phoenix New Times

    ... the finger at the wrongdoers brought social relevance to popular music for decades, from the folk anthems of Woody Guthrie in the '40s to the socially conscious hip-hop of the late '80s and early '90s. That deified decade, the 1960s, is usually seen ...

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  17. Ohio band coming to Todd this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... in the district of Clifton. The songs they picked were mostly older than their grandparents. Some came from Woody Guthrie, some were southern blues laments, and many were anonymous relics of Appalachian woods, churches, riverboats, railroads, ...

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  18. What's happeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Prince George Citizen

    ... as well as old time country, he has been described as having the intensity of Son House, the songwriting of Woody Guthrie, and the voice of Slim Whitman. He does this while weaving words that reflect where he comes from: the unceded lands of British ...

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  19. Review: Jackson Browne @ the Palace Theatre,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... second encore, "I Am a Patriot," toward the end of which he sang Pete Seeger's FarmAid-inspired verse of Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land" that includes the lyrics, "New York is your home - New York was meant to be frack-free." This was a ...

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  20. Smithsonian Museums, Zoo Battle For 'Most Iconic' TitleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | CBS Local

    ... to the final round: Bao Bao versus the Star-Spangled Banner versus the George Washington portrait versus a Woody Guthrie recording of "This Land Is Your Land." Interested parties can vote online for their favorite, and the Twitter accounts of the ...

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