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  1. Watch Liz Phair & Everclear Cover "This Land Is Your Land" At Tribeca Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stereogum

    As promised , Everclear and Liz Phair have recorded a cover of Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land" for the soundtrack to a new documentary called Farmland .

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  2. It's a 'Reunion' at the MissionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The West Milford Messenger

    ... (the radio-friendly “Scavenger”). These poignant originals are woven with unique covers of Woody Guthrie/Slaid Cleaves, Eliza Gilkyson, Amy Correia and The Beatles. Together these tracks create a tapestry that is at turns deeply ...

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  3. Across Race, Generation: Pete Seeger and Ending PovertyRead the original story

    Monday | The Huffington Post

    ... -- real and positive change. Pete Seeger first came to the Highlander Center in 1940 with fellow folk singer Woody Guthrie. They were visiting Guthrie's family in Texas and were advised "to take a detour and swing by this place in Tennessee." Seeger ...

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  4. Sea Island plans awash in controversyRead the original story

    Monday | Effingham Herald

    ... That, he says, is why you should care. Whether you live in Resaca or Rincon, to quote legendary folk singer Woody Guthrie, "This land is your land. This land is my land." That includes Georgia's mountains and our seashore. Remember Pierre Howard? He ...

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  5. Peter Dreier: My Vinyl OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Huffington Post

    We raised our twin daughters on Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Ella Jenkins, Tom Paxton, and assorted other folk singers who recorded children's albums.

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  6. James Halifko: Track by trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Examiner.com

    ... Halifko's signature sound is essentially old school"folk music with lyrically contemporary content. He is Woody Guthrie -style musical wanderer who stops at the site of every moern day controversy to share his spin on it. His newest release, Destiny ...

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  7. Hundreds Flock To 5th Earth Day Celebration In OssiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    ... "I think we should save the world of we can." The event closed with a sing-a-long Community Jam of folk singer Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land."

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  8. Folk, Jazz, and Blues: Songs that Helped Americans through the Hard Times - FairfieldRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Spokane 7

    ... and Linda Parman will take you on a musical journey, introducing you to the music of Dust Bowl wanderers like Woody Guthrie, the urbane arrangements and witty lyrics of big city jazz and swing, and the comforting soul of the country blues.

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  9. Son of Woody Guthrie to perform in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Olympian

    ... nearly half-century of performing, Guthrie is focusing on the legacy of his father, singer-songwriter-activist Woody Guthrie. Wednesday's concert is part of the last leg of his tour, which launched in July 2012 to celebrate the centennial of the ...

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  10. Son of Woody Guthrie performs in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Olympian

    ... nearly half-century of performing, Guthrie is focusing on the legacy of his father, singer-songwriter-activist Woody Guthrie. Wednesday's concert is part of the last leg of his tour, which launched in July 2012 to celebrate the centennial of the ...

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  11. On the Market: Pay $1.3M For an Incredible Amount of Folk Music HistoryRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Curbed

    In a bit of real estate news sure to delight history and music buffs alike, The Little House in Orangetown, N.Y.-a former gathering place for folk music elite like Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, and poet Carl Sandburg in the 1940's-is newly on the market for $1.295M.

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  12. Folk rocker Todd Snider adds stories to his stage showRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    ... the working class philosophy of the folk greats, particularly Ramblin' Jack Elliot, the friend of folk legend Woody Guthrie who has lived long enough to also be friends with Dylan; Arlo Guthrie and Willie Nelson. Snider wanted to be his friend and ...

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  13. Hurray for the Riff Raff: Saturday, April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Willamette Week

    ... violinist Yosi Pearlstein and bassist David Maclay in 2007, self-releasing its first two albums of soulful, Woody Guthrie-influenced blues. The group released its fourth album, Small Town Heroes , earlier this year, and while the record maintains ...

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  14. People's Light & Theatre to Stage Woody Sez, 5/7-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    People's Light & Theatre presents Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie running May 7-25 on the Leonard C. Haas Stage.

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  15. MUSIC: Folk talking: A glossary of Americana words and expressionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... and plucks strings with the side of the thumb. Hootenanny: A party or group jam session. Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie applied the term to their jam sessions after hearing a politician in Washington state use it to describe political fund-raisers. ...

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  16. Sellout Crowd Enjoys Guthrie ShowRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Knco radio

    ... Building to see the folk legend Friday night. Guthrie's tour is commemorating his father's 100th birthday with Woody Guthrie's music, but there were a lot of Arlo's songs in there as well. Concert goers gave rave reviews Guthrie did do a few bars of ...

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  17. MUSIC: On Arlo's current tour, every day is Father's DayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Kitsap Sun

    CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Arlo Guthrie's "Here Come the Kids" tour celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of his legendary father, Woody Guthrie.

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

    Sunday Apr 13 | 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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  19. Lib at Large: Arlo Guthrie sings the songs of his famed folksinger fatherRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    I NEVER GOT to see Woody Guthrie in concert. So I'm looking forward to getting as close to having that experience as I can on April 13 at the Marin Veterans' Memorial Auditorium.

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  20. Little House, Long HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Wall Street Journal

    This Federal-style home in the Palisades, built around 1820, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and played host to prominent artists such as folk singer Woody Guthrie and writer Carl Sandburg.

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