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

    19 hrs ago | 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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  2. People's Light & Theatre to Stage Woody Sez, 5/7-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  3. MUSIC: Folk talking: A glossary of Americana words and expressionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Haunting pictures show the decay of an abandoned asylum which once...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Mail on Sunday

    Haunting pictures show the decay of an abandoned asylum which once held 7,000 of America's most disturbed patients Hospital for mentally ill opened in 1876 and patients included folk singer Woody Guthrie but it shut down in 2003 At its peak in 1953 it held 7,674 patients and had a chapel, classrooms, a dental clinic and its own infirmary Once the ... (more)

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  10. Terrific Triple BillRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Patch.com

    ... career and put out over 30 albums, but is not a household name. Like the famous folksingers Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie who were an inspiration to Joseph, his music focuses on social justice, meaningful lyrics, and a strong message. Joseph is an ...

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

    Wednesday Apr 9 | 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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  12. Hudson carries on Pete Seeger's missionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | News Times

    ... on Saturday. He'll be performing with musical partner Al Coffey . In addition to covering songs by Seeger, Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan , Hudson will play folk-rock cuts -- what he calls "folk-and-roll" -- from his 1999 CD "Liberty Street," and from ...

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  13. Arlo Guthrie to perform at LaxsonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Chico >> Arlo Guthrie is the son of famed folk singer/songwriter and political activist, Woody Guthrie, and is best known for his 1967 talking blues epic "Alice's Restaurant" along with his Top 40 hit "The City of New Orleans."

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  14. Kerrville Folk Festival Opening Night Stellar LineupRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | PRWeb

    ... artists to hit the scene in many years. He is followed by Parker Millsap from the Okemah, Oklahoma area (think Woody Guthrie and Grammy nominated John Fullbright). It has been wondered what DO they have in the water there with several amazing young ...

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  15. Ani Difranco to Perform at Historic Suffolk Theater in RiverheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | LongIsland.com

    ... Guitar Award for Best Acoustic Performance, The National Organization of Women Woman of Courage Award, the Woody Guthrie Awards, and others. Beyond her musical innovations, Ani DiFranco has been a pioneer in the business of music, refusing every ...

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  16. Ivan Navarro's Mad. Sq. Art Installation Now On View Through 4/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with the street-level landscape of the Park. The artist takes the exhibition's title from the beloved 1940 Woody Guthrie folk song, which is both an American anthem and a vocal pull to the freedoms offered in this country for an immigrant ...

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  17. Connect! Unite! Act! Boston, DC & Asheville Meet-up Info! Q: What is Your Favorite Political Song?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Daily Kos

    ... I remember the stirring marches of John Philip Sousa ( which I still love ) and the folksy inclusiveness of Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land . (These days, This Land Is Koch's Land, but that's a different diary.) The civil rights movement ...

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  18. Apodaca: Woman keeps fighting spirit in face of tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Huntington Beach Independent

    ... misdiagnosed or overlooked, despite some attention afforded by one high-profile victim, legendary folk singer Woody Guthrie. At UCI, efforts are directed at trying to understand how the HD mutation causes brain cells to become defective and ...

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  19. Bell and History Days ring in Museum SeasonRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Examiner.com

    ... selections. Handbell choirs will be included in each. Selections will include well-known favorites such as Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land," and "Feel the Spirit," by Lloyd Larson . Both secular and sacred musical selections will be ...

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    Thursday Apr 3 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... albums jazz titans the likes of Bedford-Stuyvesant's Max Roach, folk giants such as Bob Dylan, Odetta, and Woody Guthrie, and blues legends including John Lee Hooker. He also scored his son Spike's first four movies and had a hand in a number of ...

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