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  1. 'Dogfight': Boy, Girl Find Each Other in the '60sRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The George Towner

    ... picks out Rose, a shy, warm young waitress with folk-singing aspirations (these were the days of Dylan, Woody Guthrie and Joan Baez at brash, youthful zenith) and with no fashion style, a dark-haired, inexperienced girl whose physical charms remain ...

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  2. Titanic's Last Lunch Menu Up for AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | LiveScience

    ... and documents - written by figures ranging from Argentine revolutionary Che Guevara to American folk singer Woody Guthrie - will also hit the online auction block on Sept. 30. Elizabeth is an associate editor at Live Science who writes about science ...

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  3. Arlo GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Free Dictionary

    Like his late father, Woody Guthrie , Arlo is known for singing songs of protest against social injustice. Guthrie's best-known work is "Alice's Restaurant Massacree", a satirical talking blues song about 18 minutes in length.

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  4. The Stanley Blues Festival makes a welcome return to County DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Chronicle Live

    ... a long, though ultimately strained, association with guitarist Brownie McGhee, but Terry also recorded with Woody Guthrie, Ry Cooder, Johnny Winter and Willie Dixon and was a highly influential player. The move to London prompted Lamb to form a new ...

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

    Saturday | 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. Listen to Bernie Sanders' ridiculous '80s folk albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | City Pages

    ... choir; the arbitrarily reggae-spiked guitars; the pronunciation of "schtrolling." Bernie's interpretation of Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land" is everything. It's like William Shatner's spoken word, but with 100 percent sincerity and ...

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  7. Simply the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Willamette Week

    ... a random male caller of being a peeper. Think of him as a sort of wandering folk troubadour of radio, the Woody Guthrie of spoken-word audio, spinning yarns of half-truths in service of a broader storytelling vision. The most prominent of these lies ...

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  8. Eddie Owen Presents Tom Paxton - The Last TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Patch.com

    You find yourself humming them, whistling them, and singing a verse to a friend. Like the songs of Woody Guthrie, they're becoming part of America."

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  9. Bruce Springsteena s Born to Run: 40 Album Facts Bruce Springsteena s Born to Run: 40 Album FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | VH1

    ... to Run is nothing less (and a whole lot more) than a cosmic-scaled coming-of-age confessional that connects Woody Guthrie folk strums to '50s teenage rock rumbles to Roy Orbison longing to Bob Dylan stripped of cryptic acrobatics to songs about cars ...

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  10. The open source movement needs folk songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... wider acceptance: Recently I composed and recorded the song Open Source is Yours and Mine , which alludes to Woody Guthrie's This Land is Your Land , with a touch of wacky Monty Python-style humor thrown in: You might recognize the melody in this ...

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  11. Singer / Songwriter Pete Kronowitt Releases Live Video For New Single ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Mi2n

    ... is the most recent release from Kronowitt, an upbeat blend of The Lumineers and Bruce Springsteen channeling Woody Guthrie. With lyrics inspired by the most recent interview of social rights heroine Malala Yousafzai on Jon Stewart's The Daily Show, ...

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

    Friday Aug 21 | 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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  13. Reporting: Mexico11 are Killed in 20 Hours. So Where's the Media?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | 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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  14. Pete Kronowitt Releases Live Video for New Single 'Change Is Gonna Come'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is the most recent release from Kronowitt, an upbeat blend of The Lumineers and Bruce Springsteen channeling Woody Guthrie. With lyrics inspired by the most recent interview of social rights heroine Malala Yousafzai on Jon Stewart's The Daily Show, ...

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  15. Vintage Music Shop Keeps Roots Music ThrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... up, she decided to start an acoustic punk band and toured for a couple years. During that time, she got into Woody Guthrie and political folk music, and that opened the door to old time music. "The first time I heard that stuff, it blew my mind," ...

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  16. Appalachia in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... to Arkansas, receiving critical acclaim along the way. The band takes influences from past masters, including Woody Guthrie and Hank Williams, coupled with modern alt-rock, forming a unique sound. Check them out at rosespawnshop.com. Music starts at ...

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  17. From Punk to American Folk: Two Takes on Music and PoliticsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Hyperallergic

    Woody Guthrie and Burl Ives in Central Park, New York, 1940 At the center of Folk City , through January at the Museum of the City of New York, is a clue that the exhibit is more about space than about music. Fixed between the two main rooms is a map of Manhattan and bits of the outer boroughs.

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  18. Mill Valley folk concert evokes spirit of a 60s for toddler setRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... they have. “I've always been passionate about music and loved working with kids. In 2007 I discovered Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger. Their kids' songs inspired me,” Edie said. Janis Mara covers education for the Marin IJ. She has ...

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  19. Fiat Chrysler's Jeep Searches For New Lead AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Advertising Age

    ... GlobalHue's spot featuring Bob Dylan in 2014. Richards Group created one called "Beautiful Lands" featuring Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land," promoting the Jeep Renegade for this year's game. Other agencies on the FCA roster include ...

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  20. On Native GroundA Nation Rediscovers the Value of WordsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | 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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