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

    1 hr 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. Actor Robert Ryan was The Wild Bunch's party manRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    ... January 20, he provided narration for matinee and evening performances of a show memorializing folk singer Woody Guthrie at Carnegie Hall, and the following night, at Philharmonic Hall, he performed in a "Broadway for Peace" concert to raise ...

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  3. Bernie Sanders Announces Candidacy for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Breitbart.com

    ... change activist, Bill McKibben . "What you see is what you get," with Sanders, said McKibben, before quoting Woody Guthrie: "This land was made for you and me." He went on to cite the Koch brothers as the opposition. Others present as part of the ...

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  4. A Happy 2015 74th Birthday to Bob Dylan, America's Third Poet LaureateRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Aquarius Papers

    ... vast, awesome, majestic, and compelling. We haven't known an American poet who embodied such electricity since Woody Guthrie, and before him, Walt Whitman. Robert Zimmerman, aka "Bob Dylan," was one of my most potent influences as a teen in 60s ...

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  5. Lead Belly Festival growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Music-News.com

    ... distinguished guests that include Terika Dean, the great niece of Lead Belly, and Norah Guthrie, daughter of Woody Guthrie. Also announced on the bill, American guitarist, banjo and fiddle player Josh White Jr. whose father (Josh White) sang at Lead ...

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  6. Grammy Nominated Artist Seth Glier To Appear On NPR's Mountain Stage; ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Mi2n

    Grammy Nominated Artist Seth Glier's 'If I Could Change One Thing' Included in USA TODAY's "April Release Not To Miss" Appearance on NPR's Mountain Stage on June 7th Summer Festival Performances Including: Kerrville Folk Festival on May 29th Alongside Emmy Lou Harris and David Crosby and Woody Guthrie Folk Festival on July 10th New York, NY: Singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Seth Glier is hitting the summer festival circuit in support of his latest album, If I Could Change One Thing .

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  7. Grammy Nominated Artist Seth Glier To Appear on NPR's Mountain...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | PRWeb

    Seth Glier's new album "If I Could Change One Thing" was included in USA TODAY's "April Releases Not To Miss" and has remained on iTunes' "Hot Tracks" list for over 5-weeks. Glier confirms debut appearance on NPR's Mountain Stage on June 7th with Dawes and more summer festival performances including Kerrville Folk Festival alongside Emmy Lou Harris and David Crosby, Woody Guthrie Folk Festival and more.

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  8. Featured tale tonight at Story Swap in Port Angeles about father of UK folk revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... illustrating the tale with a few of the 300-plus songs written by MacColl, whose counterparts in the U.S. were Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger. After Gilbert's piece and the 8 p.m. refreshment break, the Story Swap mic will open up, so other tellers ...

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  9. Womena s Music Festival offers quality, varietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Cape Cod Times

    ... rendition of "There'll Be No Church Tonight," one of more than 3,500 songs written by Guthrie's grandfather, Woody Guthrie, but never put to music until recently. Prior to Guthrie and Irion, Sarah Swain and the Oh Boys took the stage. Swain was the ...

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  10. Where we are, who we are: Viewpoints: Why understanding geography is vitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | HeraldNet

    ... were to serve as new map markers for a new globalist corporate/geography course? Yow! As folk singer Woody Guthrie expresses so passionately in his ballads, America is a magnificent land that belongs to you and me. That feeling of wonder, that sense ...

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  11. We could use a refresher course in geographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | HeraldNet

    ... were to serve as new map markers for a new globalist corporate/geography course? Yow! As folk singer Woody Guthrie expresses so passionately in his ballads, America is a magnificent land that belongs to you and me. That feeling of wonder, that sense ...

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  12. Arlo Guthrie's Walk for Huntington's Disease to trace path of 'Alice's Restaurant Massacree'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Bennington Banner

    ... the Guthrie Center. The fundraiser is sponsored by famed folksinger Arlo Guthrie. Guthrie's father, folk icon Woody Guthrie, suffered from the disease, and the walk raises awareness and money to battle the affliction, a deadly neurological disease ...

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  13. Arlo Guthrie's Walk for Huntington's Disease to trace path of 'Alice's Restaurant Massacree'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Manchester Journal

    ... the Guthrie Center. The fundraiser is sponsored by famed folksinger Arlo Guthrie. Guthrie's father, folk icon Woody Guthrie, suffered from the disease, and the walk raises awareness and money to battle the affliction, a deadly neurological disease ...

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  14. Cape's women musicians join together for cancer benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Guthrie & Johnny Irion. Guthrie has a strong musical pedigree, with her father Arlo Guthrie and grandfather Woody Guthrie both making names for themselves as legendary folk musicians. Several other female musicians, including Lewis, will make ...

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  15. Triskelion Arts Presents...ChavasseDance&Performance and Special GuestsJun 06, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Greenpoint Gazette

    In a return to New York City, choreographer Amy Chavasse presents a new evening of dance work including a remount of her 2011 group work, Hunger for the Longing , an exploration of overt patriotism and misled nationalism through Woody Guthrie's iconic song "This Land Is Your Land." The evening will also include a new duet for Chavasse and actor Malcolm Tulip, deux dogtooth, an improvisational work originally developed with longtime collaborator Peter Schmitz.

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  16. 10 years of fun and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Madison Courier

    ... when they started performing with some banjos, guitars and a wooden bass. Some of the band's songs came from Woody Guthrie, while others were southern blues laments or anonymous tunes of Appalachian woods, churches, riverboats and more. A punk rock ...

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  17. Woody Guthrie brought to life in Meadville's 'American Song'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Erie Times News

    Meadville Community Theatre is paying tribute to a folk icon with "Woody Guthrie's American Song," a biographical revue conceived by Peter Glazer. Tom Hall directs this heartfelt, homespun ode to the prolific songwriter who turned his pen to the plight of the nation's poor.

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  18. Life in HD: A Conversation with Lisa Genova Tickets Now on SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Market Wire

    ... The event will also feature a very special musical performance from Marc Scibilia who will be introduced by Woody Guthrie's granddaughter, Anna Canoni . Shaped by the musical heritage of Guthrie, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen, Marc has been called ...

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  19. This Land is Your LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Dallas Observer

    ... uses electric light as a means of social commentary. "This Land Is Your Land," which got its name from the Woody Guthrie folk classic, is no exception. Glowing from within the tower, the words "ME/WE" and "BED," along with an image of a ladder, are ...

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  20. BaladistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | RollingStone

    ... policies, and "Sticks and Stones," a folk-continuum object lesson in which Rafael describes performing a Woody Guthrie song about a lynching ("Don't Kill My Baby and My Son") and is met with an echo of the same racism that inspired it. The record ...

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