Woody Guthrie Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. The Okee Dokee BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | City Pages

    ... subtle educational points about friendship and resiliency, but mostly they're grand tales in the spirit of Woody Guthrie - whimsical, inspiring, never patronizing. Equally affecting is the Okees' fine mix of folk, bluegrass, string-band picking, and ...

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  2. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | 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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  3. Leah and Chloe Smith will play Belly Up with their band, Rising Appalachia, on Friday, May 20.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The Aspen Times

    ... Smith said of the album from a tour stop in New Mexico. The musical blend is also grounded in the old-school Woody Guthrie folk tradition of activism and protest music. The sisters aren't shy about their hopes for a better world and injustices of ...

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  4. 8 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Pasadena Weekly

    South Pasadena Library Author Night features Darryl Holter and Bill Deverell discussing their book, "Woody Guthrie LA: 1937-1941," plus performances of Guthrie tunes by Holter and folk artist Joel Rafael at 7 p.m. in the South Pasadena Library Community Room, 1115 El Centro St., South Pasadena. Free.

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  5. See Darrell Scott's Celebratory 'Down to the River' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | RollingStone

    ... the River" finds Scott imagining a scene where his heroes join their voices in musical harmony, name-checking Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark, among others. "Let's all go down to the river at midnight / we'll swim muddy ...

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  6. From The Beatles to The Who: The British Invasion QuizRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | How Stuff Works

    ... of the folk song that has been around since at least the early 1900s and has been covered by everyone from Woody Guthrie to Andy Griffith. From 1964 to 1966 this group placed 15 hits in the U.S. Top 40, giving The Beatles a run for their money. ...

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  7. Bob Dylan, interpreter: Seven of the artist's greatest coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Los Angeles Times

    Bob Dylan has devoted the vast majority of his 55-year recording career to songs of his own, but occasionally he has displayed his ability as a vocal stylist, interpreting folk, country, blues, gospel and pop songs that most inspired him. 1. "See That My Grave is Kept Clean/One Kind Favor" : Out of the gate in 1962 with his debut album "Bob Dylan," the acclaimed young folk hero and Woody Guthrie acolyte demonstrated he could be as adept singing other writers' songs as his own.

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  8. This is a Pretty Good Fifth Columnist Effort to Undermine AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... extolling the virtues of its "exclusive Beechwood Aging", the lyrics to The Star-Spangled Banner. Lyrics to Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land and text from the Pledge of Allegiance also appear on the can. Maybe this is some sort of long game by ...

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  9. Billy Bragg Hits The Tracks To Record American Folk Album On Train RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | ContactMusic.com

    ... American Railroad features train-inspired covers of songs by Jimmie Rodgers, Hank Williams, the Carter Family, Woody Guthrie, and Gordon Lightfoot. Bragg and Henry recorded their album's songs in hotel rooms, train cars, and loading docks over the ...

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  10. Firefall Brings Country Rock To RiverbendRead the original story

    Monday May 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... to The Byrds and Buffalo Springfield, who were themselves influenced by folk luminaries like Bob Dylan and Woody Guthrie. In late 1967, country rock godfather Gram Parsons bailed out of his International Submarine Band and took off with Roger ...

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  11. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    Sunday May 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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  12. John Fullbright, Michael Fracasso, Samantha Crain and more playing 2016 Woody Guthrie Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | NewsOK.com

    The lineup for the 2016 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in the late, great folk singer-songwriter's hometown features a mix of musical talent from Oklahoma and beyond. The lineup already includes several great talents with Oklahoma ties, including John Fullbright, Samantha Crain, Turnpike Troubadours, The Damn Quails, Red Dirt Rangers, Susan Herndon, K.C. Clifford, Kyle Reid, John Calvin Abney, Monica Taylor, Travis Linville, Annie Oakley, Ali Harter, Wink Burcham, Kierston White, Rick Reiley, Buffalo Rogers, Shawna Russell, Lauren Lee and "The Voice" Season 10 contender Justin Whisnant.

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  13. Bob Dylan 75th Birthday Tribute an evening of music with Jay PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Bangor Daily News

    ... songs from Dylan's first ten years of incredible output, from the time he had been crowned as the heir to Woody Guthrie, through the time he turned the folk world upside down by appearing at the Newport Folk Festival with an electrified band, ...

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  14. Of mice, men, and a real dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Henley Standard

    ... fiddle player comes to the centre and starts what sounds like a hoedown dance tune but it quickly morphs into Woody Guthrie's 1940 hymn to utopia, This Land Is Your Land, as the entire cast join in. It's a poignant, hopeful start to John Steinbeck's ...

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  15. The story behind the life and music of dustbowl troubadour Woody Guthrie comes to York and HarrogateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | York Press

    ... joyful tale of America's greatest folk poet will be told in his own words in Woody Sez, The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie, at the Grand Opera House, York, on Friday and Harrogate Theatre on Saturday. Bound For Glory, Pastures Of Plenty, The Ballad ...

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  16. 'America' replaces Budweiser on labels for summerRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | Texarkana Gazette

    Beginning May 23, as part of its summer advertising campaign, Anheuser-Busch is replacing the name "Budweiser" with "America" on bottles and cans of its flagship brand, and swapping out "King of Beers" with "E pluribus unum," the motto of the United States. The new packaging, which will run through the November election, also has other appeals to patriotism, including lyrics from the "Star-Spangled Banner" and Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land."

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  17. The Key Studio Sessions: Brian McGeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... and searing vocals (McGee's own), the songwriting at its core was rooted in traditions of of protest folk, of Woody Guthrie and the music of the people, of speaking up for the downtrodden and using songs as a means of universal self-discovery. The ...

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  18. Have a beer, and make 'America' greatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... emblazoned with images and phrases affiliated with the republic, such as E Pluribus Unum and the lyrics from Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land," which Anheuser-Busch apparently has taken quite literally. "We are embarking on what should be the ...

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  19. Graham Nash to open WoodyFest 2016 with benefit show in OkemahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | NewsOK.com

    Graham Nash returns July 13 to perform a benefit show for the Woody Guthrie Coalition at Okemah's historic Crystal Theatre. Photo provided OKEMAH - Graham Nash returns July 13 to perform a benefit show for the Woody Guthrie Coalition, which organizes the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival.

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  20. Budweiser becomes - America.' Drink up.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | The Columbian

    ... on cans and bottles passages ranging from Pledge of Allegiance to lyrics from "The Star Spangled Banner" and Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land." "Budweiser has always strived to embody America in a bottle, and we're honored to salute this ...

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