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  1. The North Face Launches Biggest-Ever CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | MediaPost

    The North Face is launching its biggest-ever marketing campaign, central to which is a cause-marketing program with the U.S. Department of the Interior around conservation of public lands, with a $250,000 donation to the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps. The effort includes a TV spot featuring Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land" by two-time Grammy nominee My Morning Jacket.

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  2. My Morning Jacket - "This Land Is Your Land"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Stereogum

    My Morning Jacket recorded a cover of Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land" as a part of North Face's "Your Land" campaign. The folk classic - which MMJ frontman Jim James calls "the most eternal song when it comes to America" - provides a moving soundtrack for the North Face TV spot.

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  3. The North Face and U.S. Department of the Interior Join Forces to...Read the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | CSRwire.com

    ALAMEDA, Calif., Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - The North Face President Todd Spaletto and U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell today announced a partnership to protect, preserve and celebrate public lands in support of the as a key component of the initiative, featuring a new recording of Woody Guthrie's iconic anthem "This Land is Your Land" by two-time Grammy nominee My Morning Jacket . The song is available on iTunes, with more than half of each download going to 21CSC as My Morning Jacket will donate their portion of the proceeds to the initiative.

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  4. The North Face Launches Largest Campaign in Company HistoryRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Sporting Goods Business

    The North Face President Todd Spaletto and U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced a partnership to protect, preserve and celebrate public lands in support of the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps . The North Face is making a donation of $250,000 to the 21CSC and also launched a new commercial campaign as a key component of the initiative, featuring a new recording of Woody Guthrie's iconic anthem "This Land is Your Land" by two-time Grammy nominee My Morning Jacket.

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  5. Gone Home developer talks about new project, Where the Water Tastes Like WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Polygon

    ... Dim Bulb's website said the game, which does not yet have a release date, is also taking inspiration from Woody Guthrie-style American folk and blues music. Heroic travelers aren't the only people featured in the game. "Most of the romantic road ...

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  6. Friday random ten: W for the winRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Off the Kuff

    ... - Wild Moccasins 9. Hesitation Blues - Willie Nelson & Asleep At The Wheel 10. This Land Is Your Land - Woody Guthrie Whatever else may be true about them, We Were Promised Jetpacks and What Made Milwaukee Famous are up there on the All-Band Name ...

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  7. David Blankenhorn: The anthems of America sing of our devotion to the divineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... in its pantheon the painful truths told by James Weldon Johnson in his African-American national anthem and by Woody Guthrie in his anthem of America's ignored and dispossessed. Our foundational songs tell us that American patriotism is more than ...

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  8. Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts unveils its 2014-15 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Zazdarovje!: "The Snow Maiden" - a Russian-lamguage musical for ages 6 and up - will bring Moscow to this side of the East River on Dec. 21. Coney Island revisited: The Klezmatics "Woody Guthrie's Wonder Wheel Tour" - set to perform on March 8, 2015 - will make a musical detour through the People's Playground where Guthrie and his family lived the raucous life. The U-shaped building at the end of the IRT line in Flatbush - where Frank Serpico, Li'l Kim, and Marty Markowitz went to school - is tuning up for an anniversary season of incredible music, breathtaking dance, and colorful family performances.

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  9. Front Porch: Bob Dylan's music crosses generational barriers - Thu, 23 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... college for a visit sporting a beard, shoulder length hair and a guitar. He filled our house with the music of Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Joan Baez and of course, Bob Dylan. It wasn't long before I had "Blowin' in the Wind" memorized, along with a ...

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

    Oct 22, 2014 | 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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  11. George Ezra wows crowd at O2 AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | This Is Bristol

    ... 30 seconds the audience were fixed to Ezra's sublime voice, which bears hints of influences Bob Dylan and Woody Guthrie. However, he adds a youthfulness which will no doubt propel him to the top. He's already racked up some fine festival ...

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  12. Austin Lucas Shreds The Line Between Punk, Country All The Way to BoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Punk and folk-country have been linked in surprising ways over the years. Joe Strummer took his original nickname from Woody Guthrie.

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  13. O bravenew.world, that has such gTLDs in'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | MetaFilter

    That is quite a take on "This Land Is Your Land"-- it sounds like some dude imitating Jeff Tweedy, imitating Woody Guthrie going into anaphylactic shock. And Sonny Terry lost his harmonica, but found an emergency whistle.

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  14. Past the Popcorn: Waterland Home Video FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Waterland Blog

    This is the slogan emblazoned on the "head" of Pete Seeger's banjo. It's a presumptuous slogan, one inspired by that of Woody Guthrie's guitar: "This machine kills fascists."

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  15. Rick Weiland or Bust ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... Bob Dylan and an old, unfinished song of his and the Old Crow band: Who was one of Dylan's inspirations? Woody Guthrie. Who was Woody Guthrie? The singer/song-writer who sang about the plight of the down and out during the Depression, or in other ...

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  16. Cultural stew Band puts a new spin on global traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... their instrumentation. Their stripped-down, visceral sound displays a host of influences and precedents, from Woody Guthrie to The Clash to Mumford and Sons, while sounding like nothing but Red Winter. "I don't know if I'm being southern here," said ...

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  17. Dedication and opening of Stetson Kennedy's literary landmark home set for Nov. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | St. Augustine Record

    St. Johns County and the Stetson Kennedy Foundation will conduct a ceremony to dedicate the Stetson Kennedy home and museum as a National Literary Landmark on Nov. 16 at Beluthahatchee Park, 1523 State Road 13. In 2004, Kennedy's home was designated a National Literary Landmark by the American Library Association as the site where Kennedy's friend Woody Guthrie wrote his autobiography "Seeds of Man." Beluthahatchee is now a landmark in Kennedy's name, as well as the only National Literary Landmark honoring two writers.

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

    Oct 17, 2014 | 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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  19. The Working Effective works its folk-rock magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Cavalier Daily

    ... between shows. Eppard's stoic face lit up while talking about his experiences on the road. His cover of Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land," a heartfelt tribute to his 4,000-mile journey, was the highlight of his performance. Taking the stage ...

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  20. Arlo Guthrie to Perform at Ridgefield Playhouse, 11/15Read the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Singer/Songwriter Series It has been said that Arlo, the son of America's beloved singer/philosopher Woody Guthrie and professional dancer Marjorie Mazia Guthrie, was born with a guitar in one hand and a harmonica in the other. In 1961 at the age of ...

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