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  1. The Actor and the MinisterRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... speaks to an unseen investigator. [To see samples from the play, click here .] "Mercy Killers" opens with Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land" playing. The song soon morphs into the sound of sirens. Joe explains how he attempted to care for his ...


  2. The New Christy Minstrels to perform in Livermore ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... haunting melody and refrain of "Today" as well as the toe-tapping "Green Green." The folk group also brought Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land" to fame. Randy Sparks, who grew up in Oakland and attended UC Berkeley, launched The New Christy ...


  3. OLLI column | Video course to share conversation with Pete SeegerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Centre Daily Times

    ... when I interviewed him on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Sing Out! the folk music magazine that he, Woody Guthrie and others started back in 1950. A few times over the years, I invited Pete to come to Central Pennsylvania to perform. He had ...


  4. The song remains the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... to the C&O Railroad for 25 cents a day. Photo: From Nelson's book "Ain't Nothing but a Man". He's a hero to Woody Guthrie, a warning to Mississippi John Hurt, an inspiration to the chain gang. From verse-to-verse, generation-to-generation, the story ...


  5. The Week in Music: Jenny Lewis, Woody Guthrie, more recsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | USA Today

    1. 2. My Name is New York, Woody Guthrie. An upcoming album features tunes the folk legend penned about the Big Apple, and the title track blows most of today's artists out of the water. 3. 4. Chick Habit, The Week in Music: Jenny Lewis, Woody ...


  6. Reviews of recent indie releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... "first to record" process. Politically slanted songs are purveyed by Pete and Pete with The Almanac Singers (Woody Guthrie, Lee Hays & Millard Lampell). The Weavers (Pete, Hays, Ronnie Gilbert & Fred Hellerman) sang often heavily orchestrated folk ...


  7. This Show Is Your Show: A Tribute to GuthrieRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | SF Classical Voice

    Woody Guthrie's American Song , the award-winning musical based on the life and music of the iconic American folk singer, returns to the Freight & Salvage on Thursday, July 17, in a concert production for four performances, including a Sunday matinee.


  8. Bay Area nightlife picks, July 17Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | SFGate

    ... 7:30 p.m. Thursday. $25-$50. SF Jazz Miner Auditorium, 201 Franklin St., S.F. (866) 920-5299. www.sfjazz.org . Woody Guthrie 's American Song: Celebrating its 25th anniversary in production, UC Berkeley Professor Peter Glazer 's theatrical tribute ...


  9. Millennials Rediscover AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... through the train, playing old tunes on her harmonica. Her musical hero is '40s American folk musician, Woody Guthrie. Lindsea Wilbur, 24, (pictured above) fused modern with vintage, suggesting that Millennial have not forgotten their roots. (Photo ...


  10. Bob Dylan Interview Featured in Audiobook About Woody Guthrie's Years in New York CityRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Woody Guthrie spent his final 27 years in New York City, and in an upcoming audiobook, Guthrie disciples and contemporaries such as Bob Dylan provide insight into the closing chapter of the folk-music legend's life.


  11. Alynda Lee Segarra of Hurray for the Riff Raff on the Road, New Orleans and Eminems With GuitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... all her recent notoriety, still is. Born and raised in the Bronx, Segarra took a cue from the Beats and Woody Guthrie and hit the road as a teenager, hopping trains and falling in with drifters and outsiders, learning to make music on the fringes of ...


  12. The classic Uggs 88177126Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Room 8

    ... fields may necessitate a shoe with few, widely spaced studs that are removable if necessary. Dylan was aping Woody Guthrie at first. Woody Guthrie was borrowing from folk traditions but turned out wholly original material. If you find yourself ...


  13. On Native GroundA Nation Rediscovers the Value of WordsRead the original story

    Jul 14, 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."


  14. Jimbalaya - Aaaaah, at long last, peaceRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... in Pinellas County, poke great fun at Botox-loving John Kerry and right-winger George Bush with a spoof on Woody Guthrie's folk song 'This Land is Your Land.' Check out www.jibJAB.com . The brothers have created another parody, too. This one ...


  15. Woody Guthrie sings 'This Land is Your Land'; would have been 102 todayRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Oregonian

    In honor of the great Woody Guthrie , who would have turned 102 today, July 14, here's one of the greatest folks songs ever written.


  16. Woody Guthrie's New York Years Compiled on Unique New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    A new collection of music and stories about folk icon Woody Guthrie's time spent in New York City will be released this fall.


  17. My Name Is New York | Ramblin' Around Woody Guthrie's TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | JamBase

    One of America's greatest songwriters, Woody Guthrie , called New York City home for 27 years.


  18. Woody Guthrie 'My Name Is New York' 3-CD set due Sept. 23Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    "My Name Is New York," a new audio book with music due Sept. 23, explores the 27 years Woody Guthrie spent living and working in New York.


  19. Woody Guthrie 'audio walking tour' of NYC being released as 3-disc setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    The late, great folk singer Woody Guthrie called NYC home for 27 years, and that portion of his life will be celebrated with a new three-disc album, My Name Is New York , on September 23. According to a press release: Featuring new interviews with luminaries like Pete Seeger , Woody's son Arlo Guthrie, and Ramblin' Jack Elliott, as well as with ... (more)


  20. Today in History for July 14thRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | USA Today

    Highlights of this day in history: Bastille prison stormed during the French Revolution; Outlaw 'Billy the Kid' gunned down; Richard Speck murders student nurses in Chicago; Mariner 4 probe flies by Mars; Folk singer Woody Guthrie born.