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21 hrs ago | Eugene Weekly

American Musical Tapestries

American "classical" music often finds a more welcome reception in choral concerts than in orchestra halls.

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Related Topix: Eugene, OR, New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies, Folk, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment

Wed Apr 23, 2014

American Reporter

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

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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Related Topix: Folk, Lincoln Memorial, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Bryan County News

Proposed development awash in controversy

The Sea Island Company wants to build a group of condominiums on what many people believe to be environmentally unsound ground.

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Related Topix: Sea Island, Hotels, Georgia, Resaca, GA, Folk, Sea Island, GA, Glynn County, GA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Stereogum

Watch Liz Phair & Everclear Cover "This Land Is Your Land" At Tribeca Film Festival

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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Related Topix: Folk

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Huffington Post

Across Race, Generation: Pete Seeger and Ending Poverty

Pete Seeger knew the power of song. Through it, he influenced generations of people across the country and world.

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Related Topix: Activism, Folk, Social Security, Personal Finance

Effingham Herald

Sea Island plans awash in controversy

The Sea Island Company wants to build a group of condominiums on what many people believe to be environmentally unsound ground.

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Related Topix: Sea Island, Hotels, Sea Island, GA, Georgia, Resaca, GA, Folk, Rincon, GA

The Huffington Post

Peter Dreier: My Vinyl Offer

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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Related Topix: Pete Seeger, Folk, Tom Paxton, Simon & Garfunkel, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Examiner.com

James Halifko: Track by track

Your crusty chronicler is an individual who does his own thing. Still, when Examiner asked for support for their new "List" format, it was nigh impossible not to be open-minded about it.

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Related Topix: Folk

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The News Tribune

Son of Woody Guthrie performs in Olympia

Courtesy photo Arlo Guthrie, son of late songwriter-activist Woody Guthrie, will perform in Olympia on Wednesday as he completes the last leg of a tour commemorating the 100th anniversary of his father's birth.

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Related Topix: Folk, Alice's Restaurant, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Arlo Guthrie

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Curbed

On the Market: Pay $1.3M For an Incredible Amount of Folk Music History

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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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Folk, Pete Seeger, Real Estate

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

People's Light & Theatre to Stage Woody Sez, 5/7-25

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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Related Topix: Folk, Malvern, PA, Activism, West End (Washington, DC)

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Kitsap Sun

MUSIC: On Arlo's current tour, every day is Father's Day

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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Related Topix: Folk, Arlo Guthrie, Bremerton, WA

Knco radio

Sellout Crowd Enjoys Guthrie Show

There may be a few hundred people still humming Arlo Guthrie tunes this morning.

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Related Topix: Folk, Arlo Guthrie

Sat Apr 12, 2014

American Reporter

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

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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Related Topix: Folk, Lincoln Memorial, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Lib at Large: Arlo Guthrie sings the songs of his famed folksinger father

Musician and singer Arlo Guthrie, the son of legendary folk singer Woody Guthrie, will perform April 13 at the Marin Veterans' Memorial Auditorium in San Rafael.

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Related Topix: Alice's Restaurant, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Folk, Arlo Guthrie

Wall Street Journal

Little House, Long History

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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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Palisades, NY, Folk, Rockland County, NY

Mail on Sunday

Haunting pictures show the decay of an abandoned asylum which once...

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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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Patch.com

Terrific Triple Bill

WFUV DJ John Platt is a fixture at Landmark on Main Street. Whether advising the staff on who to book or providing introductions for the folk series concerts, Platt's signature "Hello music lovers" is a familiar welcome to Landmark visitors.

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Related Topix: Martyn Joseph, Folk, Pete Seeger

Chico Enterprise-Record

Arlo Guthrie to perform at Laxson

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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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Alice's Restaurant, Drama Movies, Folk, Arlo Guthrie, Chico, CA, Leadbelly, Blues, Entertainment

Mon Apr 07, 2014

American Reporter

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

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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Related Topix: Folk, Lincoln Memorial, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

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