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  1. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    19 min 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.


  2. The Seth Bernard Trio pays tribute to folk legends in Richards LandingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... for this benefit concert includes a mix of folk tunes from well known artists like Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie and other legendary performers, plus a good dose of blues and Seth's awarding winning original songs. Come out and support the ...


  3. Arlo Guthrie to perform 'Alice's Restaurant' on 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... them. It was 50 years ago today - Thanksgiving 1965 - that 18-year-old Arlo, son of legendary folk singer Woody Guthrie ("This Land Is Your Land"), volunteered to haul some garbage for his restaurateur friend Alice and her husband Ray. Fans of ...


  4. Arlo Guthrie on 50 Years of 'Alice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... he snarks at the song's climax), and launched the storied career of the son of legendary folk pioneer Woody Guthrie. But the 68-year-old Arlo doesn't like to play it live that often. He saves it for one year out of every decade. And so ten months ...


  5. Arlo Guthrie marks 50 years since 'Alice's Restaurant' incidentRead the original story

    Wednesday | Albany Times Union

    ... by Katie Darby/Invision/AP) ORG XMIT: INVW NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 22: Musician Arlo Guthrie performs at The Woody Guthrie Prize honoring Pete Seeger at Peter Norton Symphony Space on February 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy ...


  6. 'Alice's Restaurant' Revisited, 50 Years LaterRead the original story

    Wednesday | Courthouse News Service

    ... keeping him out of Vietnam. However , the roots of "Alice's Restaurant" go back much further than that, to Woody Guthrie's decision to settle in Coney Island, New York, where his first son Arlo was born on July 10, 1947. By the time he arrived in ...


  7. Woodsongs Tribute to The Carter Family Coming Nov 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cybergrass

    ... only the numerous other family groups of the '30s and the '40s, but folk, bluegrass, and rock musicians like Woody Guthrie, Bill Monroe, the Kingston Trio, Doc Watson, Bob Dylan, and Emmylou Harris, to mention just a few. Among the more than 300 ...


  8. Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WETK-TV Colchester

    ... his hits and two new arrangements of previously unreleased lyrics by his father, the legendary folk singer Woody Guthrie. It's a heartfelt evening that examines Arlo's life through his music, which is interlaced with remarkable and often humorous ...


  9. Santa Fe College students awarded scholarshipsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Gainesville.com

    ... people, including veterans, political figures and Holocaust survivors. Past interviewees include folk singer Woody Guthrie and the son of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, who were executed in 1953 for passing information about the atomic bomb to the ...


  10. Slocan Ramblers to perform at Fort MacleodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | The Fort Macleod Gazette

    ... which proves the band can also play slow - with great precision and emotional sensitivity. There's also a Woody Guthrie cover (Pastures of Plenty), a nod to Roy Acuff (Streamline Canonball), a trans Atlantic number that adapts an old English folk ...


  11. Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Diana KrallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Austin American Statesman

    ... meaningless with overuse, but Elliott is a legitimate living legend. A protege of 20th-century folk icon Woody Guthrie, Elliott became a mentor to a young Bob Dylan as he helped preserve and extend both the myth and the reality of the ...


  12. LIVE: The Dave Rawlings Machine @ The Egg, 11/7/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Nippertown!

    ... the Welch thing leans towards the spooky and ominous, the Rawlings thing (its "machine" element borrowed from Woody Guthrie's guitar) sometimes bends humorous, and often veers psychedelic, as in "The Trip" and "The Weekend," from the new album, ...


  13. Billboards, Fast Food and Peter Case's Much Different AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Houston Press

    ... 62 (Omnivore Recordings), navigates an under-appreciated vein of road that slices from Buffalo, N.Y., through Woody Guthrie territory to the country's southern border. "New Mexico" evokes kids stuffing America under their belts as they roam the land ...


  14. Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Best toys and games for the young and young-at-heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Examiner.com

    ... and make a general fool of yourself. $19.99. endlessgames.com Listen. Hear that strummin'? That's the next Woody Guthrie or Jimi Hendrix or Paul McCartney. It's possible if Santa delivers one of the eight Vilac guitars , crafted by a company of ...


  15. Firebrand Records Showcase Tonight at SOhO with the Last...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

    ... bassist Delila Paz and guitarist Edgey Pires are the group's core members, who claim folk influences such as Woody Guthrie , Joe Hill , Odetta , and Buffy Sainte-Marie , and more contemporary ties to rock groups like MC5, Rage Against the Machine, ...


  16. Joe Hill, executed in Utah 100 years ago, inspired musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | New York Daily News

    Nov. 19, 2015, will mark the 100th anniversary of the execution of Joe Hill, a man who gave us the phrase "pie in the sky" and left a legacy that has inspired generations of musicians - from Woody Guthrie to Joan Baez, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen. The crime for which Hill faced a firing squad was the shooting of a Salt Lake City shopkeeper and his son.


  17. Five things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | The Star Online

    ... 141 S. Main St., Shelby. Hard Travelin' with Woody is a multimedia solo show with music and artworks of Woody Guthrie written and performed by Randy Noojin. For tickets and information call the box office at 704-406-2066. The end of the farmers ...


  18. New Christy Minstrels - still singing and still having fun after all these yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... In the intervening years, the Minstrels have sold millions of albums and performed numerous hits, including Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land" and Sparks' originals, "Green, Green", "Today" and "Denver." "I'm not in this for money," said ...


  19. Actor gives career a reboot playing Woody GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | The Star Online

    ... while making ends meet. So he jumped back in time to reintroduce the world to the late singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie. Packing his laptop computer, a guitar and harmonica, Noojin developed a one-man show and hit the road to share "Hard Travelin' ...


  20. "Singer/Songwriter, Activist Ani DiFranco Returns to the Park Theatre Sunday November 15th"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | Patch.com

    ... for her popular albums, "Living in Clip" and "To the Teeth." Her strongest influences include singer Woody Guthrie and famed poet Sekou Sundiata. A long supporter of gay rights, in 2009 DiFranco became a Woody Guthrie Award recipient, as a voice of ...