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

    2 hrs ago | 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." Pete Seeger, God bless him, sang it at the Inaugural Concert at the Lincoln Memorial on Sunday.

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  2. Guthrie and Irion Play at Isis Music Hall Dec. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... family and Wilco. Sarah Lee is the daughter of Arlo Guthrie, and the granddaughter of the iconic folk singer Woody Guthrie, whose unfinished songs Wilco recorded with Billy Bragg on a pair of "Mermaid Avenue" albums in 1998 and 2000. Wilco also ...

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  3. Kids' music: old and new favoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | HeraldNet

    ... playful joie de vivre on a handful of recordings for children. Her album Little Seed: Songs for Children by Woody Guthrie collects recordings of Mitchell's interpretations of the legendary folksinger's songs. What a pleasure! Nancy Stewart is a ...

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  4. Cit g - three nights of left-field music for DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Galway Advertiser

    ... and A Band Called Wanda. Felix Sonnyboy is an American folk and roots-rock singer-songwriter who, like Woody Guthrie before him, travels the world playing and writing music. Some of his adventures are chronicled humorously in 'Pocket Full Of ...

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

    Monday Nov 24 | 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." Pete Seeger, God bless him, sang it at the Inaugural Concert at the Lincoln Memorial on Sunday.

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  6. Record Store Day Selections include Woody Guthrie | New recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Seattle Times

    The Black Friday edition of Record Store Day is upon us - that's the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, in case you forgot - and there's some good stuff out there, though much of the list, as has become customary, is comprised of limited-edition special-release singles. Not fitting that description is this 3 CD concept box, a "walking tour" of Woody Guthrie's New York, including the spot where the great Oklahoma singer-songwriter wrote "This Land Is Your Land," plus two previously unreleased demos.

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  7. Falkirk Folk Club still going strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Falkirk Herald

    ... and singer. Soon the weekly meetings were packed with 'folkies' listening to American protest songs by Woody Guthrie, Scottish murder ballads and Irish drinking songs. Most weeks the club had special guests like Josh McRae, Alex Campbell, Robin Hall ...

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  8. Prince Charles congratulates Cerys Matthews on MBE in WELSHRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... song goes over the sea, with the migrants from Scotland, to Appalachia, where it's picked up by people like Woody Guthrie and it becomes 'The longest train I ever did see was 100 coaches long, and the only woman I ever did love was on that train and ...

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  9. Cerys Matthews with her MBE medal after collecting it from the Prince of Wales at Buckingham PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Argus

    ... song goes over the sea, with the migrants from Scotland, to Appalachia, where it's picked up by people like Woody Guthrie and it becomes 'The longest train I ever did see was 100 coaches long, and the only woman I ever did love was on that train and ...

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  10. Folkadelphia Session: Andrew Jackson JihadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... a musical sector between sweaty basement punk rock and outspoken brash folk (I picture Billy Bragg or even Woody Guthrie) and I guess, the two are not so very different after all. Lyrically driven, songs with meaning, songs with humor, songs with a ...

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  11. Bernie Sanders, U.S. senator and, uh, rock star?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | USA Today

    ... speeches with his deep New York accent intertwined with updated versions of classic folk songs such as Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land . Many of his soliloquys would work just fine as stump speeches for his potential presidential push in ...

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  12. Bernie Sanders, U.S. senator and, uh, rock star?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | USA Today

    ... speeches with his deep New York accent intertwined with updated versions of classic folk songs such as Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land . Many of his soliloquys would work just fine as stump speeches for his potential presidential push in ...

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  13. Tickets on sale for Paul, Day in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Herald Gazette

    Tickets are on sale now for the March 13 concert by Ellis Paul and Howie Day at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. The Friday night show will start 7:30 p.m. Folk singer/songwriter Paul is a key figure in what has become known as the Boston school of songwriting - a literate, provocative and urbanely romantic folk-pop style that helped ignite the folk revival of the 1990s. His pop music songs have appeared in movies and on television, bridging the gap between the modern folk sound and the populist traditions of Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger.

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  14. The Kruger Brothers' music, from the Alps to the AppalachiansRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Mountain Xpress

    ... Switzerland. Their father had studied in the U.S. in the '50s; the music of Scruggs, Monroe, Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie became their transcontinental textbooks. When he was 10, Jens got a Pete Seeger songbook and a proper banjo from his mother; ...

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  15. Grammy Award nominated John Fullbright comes to Marblehead on November 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Patch.com

    ... is about - the buzz about Johnis deafening. Opening is Greg Klyma, a man hellbent on becoming Buffalo's own Woody Guthrie. Doors open at 7:30 PM for this 8:00 PM show at the me&thee coffeehouse which is located at the Unitarian Universalist Church ...

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  16. Book Excerpt: Bruce Cockburn makes a musical connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Canada.com

    ... I met Peter Hodgson, who was a fingerpicking guitar player. Peter played an eclectic repertoire of blues, Woody Guthrie and old-time country music, as well as a range of songs from across the folk world. When we played together I'd inject little ...

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

    Sunday Nov 16 | 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." Pete Seeger, God bless him, sang it at the Inaugural Concert at the Lincoln Memorial on Sunday.

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  18. Stetson Kennedy's home open Sunday as part of ceremony dedicating it a National Literary LandmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Association. It had previously been given designation as a National Literary Landmark because folk singer Woody Guthrie, a close friend of Kennedy's, wrote about 80 songs and part of an autobiography while there. Now it also is dedicated as the ...

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  19. Stetson Kennedy's home will be open to visitors Sunday during a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | St. Augustine Record

    ... Association. It had previously been given designation as a National Literary Landmark because folk singer Woody Guthrie, a close friend of Kennedy's, wrote about 80 songs and part of an autobiography while there. Now it also is dedicated as the ...

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  20. Singer-songwriter Brett Dennan poised to take to stage ahead of Paloma FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Daily Record

    ... any kind of pretension weighing things down. Brett's lineage leads back to characters like Jimmie Rodgers and Woody Guthrie, guys always hot to get out of town and always left with a guitar in tow. And, on some levels, his writing and performing ...

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