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  1. Review: Solid Sound festival thrills over weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... "Kamera," the electro-throb of "Art of Almost," and the delightfully mismatched back-to-back pairing of Woody Guthrie 's "Secrets of the Sea" with "Heavy Metal Drummer." Sunday's finale included performances by Tweedy, the Charles Lloyd Quartet, ...

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  2. Review: Solid Sound @ MASS MoCA, 6/27/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... "Kamera," the electro-throb of "Art of Almost," and the delightfully mismatched back-to-back pairing of Woody Guthrie's "Secrets of the Sea" with "Heavy Metal Drummer." Solid Sound continues today (Sunday, June 28) beginning at 11:15 a.m. with ...

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

    Jun 26, 2015 | 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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  4. New music spotlight: The DeslondesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | WWOZ

    ... before its official release date, and highlighted the band's ties to mid-20th century folk music, particularly Woody Guthrie, as well as more contemporary artists like George Jones and friends/tourmates/fellow New Orleanians Hurray for the Riff ...

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  5. Magic City Book Basket 2015 No 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Magic City Morning Star

    ... up and did what was expected of him and more. Dr. Chase can go into his twilight years in peace. Singer Woody Guthrie apparently wrote this book to promote building houses in Dust Bowl-era Texas from mud bricks, an improvement over the rickey wooden ...

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  6. Geordie gypsy folk band to perform in ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Get Reading

    Holy Moly and the Crackers will play their first concert in Reading at 8pm on June 30 in South Street Arts Centre Holy Moly and the Crackers, from Newcastle, will play their unique blend of Romaini, Americana and contemporary British folk-rock at the centre in South Street, Reading on Tuesday, June 30 at 8pm. The group claim to be influenced by an eclectic range of styles and artists such as: the honest grit and gravel of Woody Guthrie, the gypsy bone-cage burlesque and Gogol Bordello.

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  7. Put Your Hands Together for Spirit Family ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... debut in 2010 followed by No Separation in 2012. Their American folk old tyme roots sound has hints of Woody Guthrie dustbowl and Avett Brothers newgrass is finally gaining some momentum with their lead single 'It Don't Bother Me" from the new ...

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  8. The stone circle at Glastonbury FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... nice. Julie Felix has had a remarkable career, playing alongside the likes of original festival God Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie and Paul Simon. In 1964, Felix arrived in England after leaving California and she became the first solo folk artist to be ...

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  9. Milt Gross Book Review: 'House of Earth' by the late Woody GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Magic City Morning Star

    This book, House of Earth, leads me to believe that Woody Guthrie was a much better singer than he was a writer. I found the understood topic, building houses from mud bricks, ten inches wide, fourteen inches long,and four inches high to raise the standard of living for Texans during the Dust Bowl from rickety shacks to solid houses, to be overstated -- repeated over and over.

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  10. Book Review, House of Earth by the late Woody GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    This book, House of Earth , leads me to believe that Woody Guthrie was a much better singer than he was a writer. I found the understood topic, building houses from mud bricks, ten inches wide, fourteen inches long,and four inches high to raise the standard of living for Texans during the Dust Bowl from rickety shacks to solid houses, to be overstated -- repeated over and over.

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  11. New York, the Folk Music Center of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land" is one of the most famous American folk songs. An ode to equality, it mentions wheat fields and dust clouds rolling - but it was written right here in New York City, in 1940.

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  12. Folk singer Judy Collins to wow Belfast once moreRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... pieces by Mozart. But the hardluck tales and rugged sensitivity of folk revival music by artists such as Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger seduced her away from the prospect of life as a concert pianist and so began her lifelong affair with the guitar ...

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

    Jun 17, 2015 | 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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  14. Folk legends Tom Chapin, Livingston Taylor to play Cain ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and unplugged "adult" music ( Common Ground, Let the Bad Times Roll, Broadsides ). 70 finds the indefatigable Woody Guthrie-inspired singer reflecting not only on ecology, education, and fatherhood, but grandfatherhood , too: The plaintive "Myra ...

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  15. The Monsanto YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... Ohio/Farmers won't be free to grow/What they want to grow," Young sings at one point. If the imagery evokes Woody Guthrie, the righteous rock & roll fire is pure Neil. This album's origins are appropriately organic. Last year at Farm Aid, Young ...

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  16. McCutcheon in the - trenches' at SebastianiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... to craft songs that informed, inspired, and inflamed. He created a template for songwriting that was used by Woody Guthrie and others in the civil rights movement, taking well-known melodies and crafting new words that made the songs leap to life in ...

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  17. Daily Meditation: Our LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Switched

    ... exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today's meditation features folk singer Woody Guthrie's iconic song " This Land Is Your Land ." The tune is a ballad for peace, equality and the power of recognizing the things that ...

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  18. A weaver of the songs of her timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... So Long, It's Been Good To Know You introduced the songwriting of folk-blues luminaries such as Lead Belly and Woody Guthrie to a mass audience and provided the catalyst for the American folk song boom that exploded in the 1960s. Gilbert and the ...

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  19. Ronnie Gilbert dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... got together in Washington, D.C., as fellow members of a loose group of leftist folksingers that also included Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly. In the late 1940s they discovered their voices blended well and began singing together for fun. Their ...

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  20. Carter Castle performs at the Blue HeronRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Vashon Loop

    ... themes and his personal stories. His sound is touched by his love of the American folk sounds of Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, and country artists such as John Prine, Steve Earle and Dave Van Ronk. His lyrics bring all the senses into play, conjuring up ...

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