Woody Guthrie Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Feb 23 in Music History: The Police sign with A&M, Meat Is Murder becomes The Smiths' first #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    1940 - Woody Guthrie writes the lyrics for "This Land Is Your Land" in his Hanover House Hotel room in New York City. 2003 - Norah Jones wins all five Grammy Awards for which she is nominated. They are Best New Artist, Album of the Year for Come Away ...

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  2. Students, faculty hold demonstration ahead of 'Original Diversity' talkRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Student Life

    ... Freshman Hannah Wheaton began the counter-event by leading a rendition of "This Land is Your Land" by Woody Guthrie. Featured speakers include junior Olivia Beres, freshman Maya Terry and Jeffrey McCune, professor of African and African-American ...

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  3. Spotlight with Lauren Daley: Ellis Paul painting pictures with wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    And two, folk singer/songwriter Ellis Paul rocks SouthCoast with a show at the Narrows Center for the Arts in Fall River. It's a happy birthday show for me, as Paul has always struck me an interesting cat - plus he's a fellow Woody Guthrie fan.

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  4. Can Charlotteans Stand With Immigrants As We Did For Women?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Creative Loafing

    ... many Charlotteans drawing up signs, locking arms and singing alongside the women of our community the words to Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land" in Romare Bearden Park. But perhaps it's time we also look to another song by that great American ...

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  5. 'Hard Travelin' with Woody' returns to BackusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Wit, humor and more than a dozen catchy tunes should wow audience members at 7 p.m. March 4 at the Backus Community Center auditorium. "Hard Travelin' with Woody," a one-man multimedia play showcasing the music and artworks of Woody Guthrie, is returning to the Borderland stage, said a press release.

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  6. Awkward live mic feed of Katy Perry's Grammys performance leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... vocals. The clip, which saw Gaga kick off a medley of her biggest hits with a mashup of God Bless America and Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land - which many read as a subtle protest of Donald Trump's divisive policies - quickly went viral, ...

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  7. The Times They Are A-Changin': Is Folk Music Still Relevant for the Resistance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Billboard

    ... as musical markers of protest. And when Lady Gaga opened her Super Bowl halftime show earlier this month with Woody Guthrie 's iconic folk song "This Land Is Your Land," the 77-year-old patriotic anthem got introduced to a new generation. As America ...

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  8. Pastor's Marriage Lecture Prompts Protest From College DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... on homosexuality, marriage and abortion. The inclusion demonstration kicked-off with the singing of the Woody Guthrie chestnut "This Land is Your Land" and featured numerous speakers who stood before a large rainbow flag. One student, who identified ...

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  9. A voice was sounding: 2017 Folk Alliance International Conference RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... guide to Tulsa and a back issue of "No Depression" with a lengthy feature piece on Oklahoma roots music. The Woody Guthrie Center, an official exhibitor and showcase sponsor, had its logo emblazoned on the registrant wristbands. According to Brian ...

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  10. Bruce Springsteen: Ten Boss songs to keep us dancing into the darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... Just to slip this skin." A haunting folk song inspired by John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath , the songs of Woody Guthrie and the struggles of those working the land in "Middle America". It was later successfully covered by Rage Against the ...

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  11. Not a Lady Gaga fan? Check out this raw vocal clip from the Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Metro

    ... including Bad Romance, Born This Way, and the ever so subtle political dig at President Trump by covering Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land. A clip posted online took away the backing tracks that she used - leaving the pop star's raw mic feed. ...

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  12. Musical Legends Arlo Guthrie & Taj Mahal to Hit NJPAC This MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at NJPAC.org or 888.GO.NJPAC (888.466.5722). For more than a decade, Arlo Guthrie, the eldest son of singer Woody Guthrie , has toured worldwide with different shows, such as The Guthrie Family Legacy Tour, Boys Night Out Tour, Here Comes the Kid: ...

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  13. First Listen: Rhiannon Giddens, 'Freedom Highway'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... preserving the crucial texts that form the people's secular gospel. It's a line that extends from Robeson and Woody Guthrie to Josh White and Odetta, Buffy Sainte-Marie and Steve Earle, and into hip-hop today, with artists like Common and John ...

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  14. GP Presents Ian Moore March 9 at Brick & Mortar Music Hall in SF, CA. - Win TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Guitar Player

    ... of instruments from flat-tops to resonators. He's supported Bob Dylan on tour, and curated several recent Woody Guthrie tribute shows in the Pacific Northwest. He's a dedicated songwriter with a voice like an angel that's true to his muse in the ...

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  15. The Grammys red carpet gets its first dose of politics with pro-Trump dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | USA Today

    ... ore protest than sign of support. Models donned merchandise that read "Make America New York" while walking to Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land .

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  16. Did Gaga duet with Trump guy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... against the new president, only to have both parties deny any such constraint. In the end her medley of Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land , God Bless America and her LGBTIQ anthem Born This Way was widely seen as a political statement against ...

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  17. A white nationalist fantasy: Donald Trump's America is not "made for you and me"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Salon

    Woody Guthrie was one of the United States' greatest folk singers and activists. Most Americans can recite the following lyrics from memory: This land is your land, this land is my land From California to the New York island; From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters This land was made for you and me.

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  18. Katy Perry's 'Chained to the Rhythm' is cotton candy political popRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Mashable

    ... politics aside, while liberals insisted that her performance was a multi-layered middle finger. Indeed, Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land" was written in response to "God Bless America" - Gaga literally played to both teams. It's a sly move. ...

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  19. This rad piano is making waves yet again from Lady Gaga's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | The Indian Express

    ... concentration camps. She also made it political as she sang a few lyrics from social activist and songwriter Woody Guthrie's protest song "This Land Is Your Land", as a quiet resistance against President Donald Trump. But it's not just Lady Gaga who ...

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  20. Open Dance Project Embraces the Activism of Woody Guthrie in 'Bout a Stranger at Match TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Beyond the obvious parallels of migration and worker's rights, issues that are still relevant today, Woody Guthrie continues to inspire artists because of his "no apologies" style of activism. Artists looking to expand the dialogue around difficult political issues embrace his words as a way to find common ground.

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