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  1. Watson Abbey to perform spectrum of folk ataRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... jigs and reels, Celtic music, and ragtime and blues tunes from the early 20th century. Songs by folk legends Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger are part of their repertoire, as well as original music composed by band members Rob Siegers and Charlene ...

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  2. Ellis PaulRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... They are as genuine as the fifteen Boston Music Awards he has earned, as indelible as the tattoo of Woody Guthrie that adorns his arm, and as authentic as the musical roots he draws upon with every note he plays. He emerged out of the Boston music ...

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  3. TCA 11th season tribute to musical 'anthems' of the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Lift Every Voice and Sing, Amazing Grace and Danny Boy. TCA will step outside of the box when it also features Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land and Bob Dylan's Blowin' in the Wind, the second song is considered to be one of the most ...

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  4. Jeff Moehlis: The Well-Oiled Dave Rawlings Machine Band Cranks Out an Incredible ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Noozhawk

    ... deftly tapped into the sounds and, often, the music of yesteryear. From the old-time department came covers of Woody Guthrie ("Going Down the Road Feeling Bad"), Jesse Fuller ("Monkey and the Engineer") and Charley Jordan ("Keep It Clean"). There ...

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  5. 5 free things to see and do in Tulsa, OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This Sept. 26, 2014 photo shows the Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma's Brady Arts District.

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  6. Reel Music 2014: 'The 78 Project Movie' has singers of today using yesterday's technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Oregonian

    In the 1930s, musicologist Alan Lomax travelled the American hinterlands with a Presto portable disk recorder, capturing performances that formed the backbone of the country's musical heritage and expanded the audiences of Woody Guthrie, Lead Belly, and many more. Now, some ambitious admirers of Lomax's work have paid homage to him with a film that's informative and at moments quite beautiful.

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  7. Young talent at folk clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | This is The West Country

    'EXCEPTIONAL' and 'special' are not uncommon words used in describing the talented performers Bradninch Folk Club has had the privilege of hosting. He has the spirit and songbook of Dylan, and his muse Woody Guthrie, to back his own original song-writing.

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  8. 5 free things to see and do in Tulsa,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | SFGate

    This Sept. 26, 2014 photo shows the Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma's Brady Arts District.

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

    Oct 9, 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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  10. Acoustic Nation with Dale Turner: The Simple But Effective Acoustic Inventions of Beck HansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Guitar World

    ... City, at age 18, were more akin to folk music than anything else (Beck's a fan of Pete Seeger, the Weavers, Woody Guthrie and other American folk giants). And lest we forget, his first radio hit, "Loser," revolves around a droning acoustic slide ...

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  11. Pinkies Take Center StageRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | New Haven Independent

    ... used the slide to effect in his set. Parr, whose influences range from Charley Patton and Lightnin' Hopkins to Woody Guthrie, has played Cafe Nine four times to date. Monday night he switched from banjo to 12-string guitar and back again, and the ...

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

    Oct 6, 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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  13. Noojin's Guthrie is a charming host to historyRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Panasci, was there last night and here's what she experienced. The visiting show continues at 3 p.m. today. Woody Guthrie, the great American troubadour and hero of the working class, has been making appearances in Wellfleet this weekend. He's ...

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  14. Our Opinion: When hope is the only hope you've gotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... personified. The greatest fear is that we're losing that -- we're losing our creativity, our individualism." Woody Guthrie grew up poor. His older sister died when he was 6 and his mother was committed to a mental institution when he was 18. By the ...

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  15. "This is for Woody"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Daily Kos

    On this day in 1967, Woody Guthrie passed away from complications of Huntington's disease. The impact of Woody on the "Great folk scare" is immeasurable.

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  16. Concert review: Jeff Tweedy treats Calvin College crowd with Wilco favorites, fresh new materialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... Tweedy number, "Please Don't Let me Be Understood," with the full band. They wrapped with a jubilant cover of Woody Guthrie's "California Stars," performed with the crowd on its feet. Jeff wrapped the show with a surprise run through Uncle Tupelo's ...

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  17. Hard Travelin' with Woody Set for What This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hop a box car through the Dustbowl with Woody Guthrie and commune with the spirit, stories and songs of America's iconic folksinger, saint-of-the-workingman and poet-of-the-people as he plays for a union meeting of striking mineworkers in Oklahoma on the verge of vigilante violence. "Hard Travelin' with Woody" is written and performed by Randy Noojin , whose plays have been commissioned and produced at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Ensemble Studio Theatre , Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre, Bloomington Playwrights Project, Circle Rep Lab, as well as nationwide and internationally; they are published by Dramatic Publishing Company .

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  18. Woody Guthrie's New York Highlighted in Virtual TourRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Guitar Player

    ... oundcheck on behalf of the recently released deluxe three-disc audio book My Name Is New York: Ramblin' Around Woody Guthrie's Town .

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  19. 'Hard Travelin'' tells Woody Guthrie's activist storyRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Noojin had previously been in plays about -- the famed folksinger, songwriter and storyteller who is also described as "saint of the working man" and "poet of the people." At the time, Noojin says in a phone interview, he knew pretty much what many people know of Guthrie: that he wrote "This Land Is Your Land" and that he traveled the country as a hobo of sorts, writing his music about the people and situations he saw.

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  20. Bill Walton, the Beatles, D.B. Cooper: 7 moments in history that'll make you love Portland even moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... we've collected seven memorable moments in time. Which pieces of the city's history would you add to the list? Woody Guthrie wrote his Columbia River Ballads while living in Southeast Portland. The 26-song collection, undertaken in 1941, includes ...

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