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  1. Houston's Best Bets This Weekend: Free Yoga in The Park, Perfect For BeginnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... more than "This Land Is Your Land." and you'll be singing along to them too. Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie at Stages Repertory Theatre Friday, 8 p.m. 3201 Allen Parkway He was a womanizer, drank too much and, as a result of ...

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  2. Folk legend Ralph McTell completes stunning line-up for Lyme Folk Weekend 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... 50 years earlier. The album is a brilliant blend of their traditional arrangements and songs by Doc Watson, Woody Guthrie, Townes Van Zandt and Bob Dylan. The Sunday night ?nale will feature the biggest name on the South West's folk scene, a solo ...

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  3. Old-Fashioned and ProudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... ("I like that he writes like he's talking to someone," Cone says) and Jack Kerouac, and songwriters like Woody Guthrie. "I'm a good songwriter, but I'm a terrible musician," he says, crediting his bandmates with helping him create a convincing, ...

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  4. Folk crew Merry Hell release new EP 'Come On, England!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | PR Log

    Genuine, polished, proud and uncompromising, "Come On, England!" is as much a humanitarian rallying cry as it is an English one. Asked to cite some chief musical influences, Merry Hell speak of "A hugely diverse range, from church music to classic folk, including Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and English artists such as Dick Gaughan, all that married to the energy of punk and global politics."

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  5. The Wild Reeds, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... harmony lines at the Newport Folk Festival. Kam Franklin of Houston soul band The Suffers joined them on a Woody Guthrie-Wilco cover. < iframe width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" ...

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  6. Big Thief, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... harmony lines at the Newport Folk Festival. Kam Franklin of Houston soul band The Suffers joined them on a Woody Guthrie-Wilco cover. < iframe width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" ...

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  7. The best things to do in Coney Island, BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... head over to Totonno's, a family-owned, cash-only joint on Neptune Avenue (the same street that folk legend Woody Guthrie lived on) close to the Coney Island subway station. Their legendary pies can't be ordered by the slice, so stake out a table or ...

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  8. Newport Folk Festival Saturday picsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... the Cummins State Farm prison in Arkansas. Bragg, an unapologetic leftist activist, ended with a singalong of Woody Guthrie's "Ramblin' Round." But first, he delivered a pointed message to the crowd. The song, he said, is not just about Dust Bowl ...

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  9. Wilco Reunites With Billy Bragg At Newport Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | JamBase

    Yesterday at the Newport Folk Festival, speculation was high that Wilco may invite their old friend Billy Bragg out for a sit-in. At the tail end of the show, Bragg joined the veteran band for "California Stars," a song with lyrics by American folk legend Woody Guthrie put to music by Wilco for their 1998 collaborative record Mermaid Avenue .

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  10. Series features homegrown talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... brew of good times and good tunes. A true troubadour, Blu's influences span the likes of Bill Monroe and Woody Guthrie, Gordon Lightfoot and Stan Rogers. His storytelling songwriting style reflects his experiences working and performing across ...

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  11. The best things to do in Coney Island, BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... head over to Totonno's, a family-owned, cash-only joint on Neptune Avenue (the same street that folk legend Woody Guthrie lived on) close to the Coney Island subway station. Their legendary pies can't be ordered by the slice, so stake out a table or ...

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  12. Hear David Rawlings' Haunting New Song 'Cumberland Gap'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... Gap," while a traditional folk song of the same name has been making the rounds since the late 19th century. Woody Guthrie recorded a famous version of the latter during his Folkways Records sessions. In Rawlings' interpretation, the Gap is "a devil ...

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  13. Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... his temper in his later years. He was also an American icon, probably our greatest folk-song writer. He was Woody Guthrie, most famously known for "This Land Is Your Land" and his chronicles of Dust Bowl life. Now coming to Stages Repertory Theatre ...

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  14. Pigeon Lake Music Festival hosting two days of music Aug. 5 and 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... roots and West-Coast home. A true preserver of the spirit of folk music, Maria Dunn is often compared to Woody Guthrie for her keen social awareness and her unvarnished songs about the lives of working men and women. A true modern day troubadour, ...

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  15. Inspiration: Celebrating 40 Years Of Terrapin Station - 'Estimated Prophet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | JamBase

    ... first vision, also closely reference the traditional folk song "Ezekiel Saw The Wheel," which was recorded by Woody Guthrie and many others. Weir stated in a 1977 interview with David Gans shortly after the release of Terrapin Station that ...

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  16. Dylan and Woody: Goin' Down the Road Feelin' BadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Counterpunch

    ... it becomes a thing of beauty. Wolff's most recent book, Grown Up Anger: The Connected Mysteries of Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, and the Calumet Massacre of 1913 is that thing of beauty. It is simultaneously a history of capitalism and labor organizing ...

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  17. Folk singer-songwriter Arlo Guthrie plays ArtsQuestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | NJ.com

    The singer-songwriter is known for his songs about social injustice, much like his father, Woody Guthrie, who is regarded as an important figure in the history of folk music and is known for songs such as "This Land is Your Land."

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  18. Arlo Guthrie performs at Musikfest CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Morning Call

    On recent tours, Arlo Guthrie celebrated the music of his father, folk music legend Woody Guthrie and marked the anniversary of his 1967 classic album, "Alice's Restaurant." His current shows, on the other hand, don't have that kind of theme and structure - "I tend to get a little more flexible," he says.

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  19. Dan Zanes & Billy Bragg Cover Lead Belly's Iconic 'Rock Island Line': Exclusive PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Billboard

    ... opened doors. It was a vehicle for social change and social commentary and the spirit of community, just like Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger talked about, too. And sensory friendly, to me, is an outgrowth of that. So the two (projects) really do ...

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  20. Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie Captured in a Musical Coming to StagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... "Old Man Trump" and is none too subtle, which you can see if you scroll down to the end of this story. Woody Guthrie was a womanizer, drank too much and, as a result of the Huntington's Disease he inherited from his mother, had a hard time ...

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