Woody Guthrie Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Tom Paley passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... A passionate enthusiast and promoter of folk music, Paley also worked with other American folk music legends, Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly (Huddie Ledbetter). Also, he influenced Bob Dylan, the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia and the young Ry Cooder, ...

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  2. Tom Paley, who helped spur folk revival with New Lost City Ramblers, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... was part of a burgeoning folk music scene and performed in the early 1950s with the seminal singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie. Paley's first album, "Folk Songs of the Southern Appalachian Mountains" (1953), included the traditional tune "Jack-a-Roe," ...

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  3. 'God Bless America' a 'warmongering song,' Ithaca professor saysRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 | Fox News

    ... wrote in an email to Fox News. "It was also not the song Kate Smith sang on her radio show that inspired Woody Guthrie (who was often associated with the Communist party) to write 'This Land is Your Land.' It wasn't even the 'God Bless America' that ...

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  4. Today in history: Folk icon Woody Guthrie diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Egypt Today

    3 October 2017: October 3 marks the day legendary American folk musician Woody Guthrie passed away in 1967. He wrote well over a thousand songs in his lifetime, the most famous of which is the anthem, "This Land is Your Land," and was known for using ...

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  5. Today in History: October 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Janesville Gazette

    In this Oct. 3, 1995 file photo, O.J. Simpson, center, reacts as he is found not guilty of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her friend Ron Goldman, as members of his defense team, F. Lee Bailey, left, and Johnnie Cochran Jr., right, look on, in court in Los Angeles. On Oct. 3, 1967, folk singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie, the Dust Bowl Troubadour best known for "This Land Is Your Land," died in New York of complications from Huntington's disease; he was 55. In 1789, President George Washington declared Nov. 26, 1789, a day of Thanksgiving to express gratitude for the creation of the United States of America.

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  6. This day in history, Oct. 3, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    On Oct. 3, 1967, folk singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie, the Dust Bowl Troubadour best known for "This Land Is Your Land," died in New York of complications from Huntington's disease; he was 55. In 1789, President George Washington declared Nov. 26, 1789, a day of Thanksgiving to express gratitude for the creation of the United States of America. In 1922, Rebecca L. Felton, D-Ga., became the first woman to be appointed to the U.S. Senate.

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  7. In 1863, the last Thursday of Nov. officially became ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... at Christie's New York October 3, 2013. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY On Oct. 3, 1967, folk singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie, the Dust Bowl Troubadour best known for "This Land Is Your Land," died in New York of complications from Huntington's disease; ...

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  8. Bill Lewis: Dance to the music?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    ... James Brown's "Living in America," Elvis' "American Trilogy," Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the USA," Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land," Neil Diamond's "America" and more have been suggested as possibilities. But I'm not sure any of those ...

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  9. Shelby Bottom Duo 4:30PM Wednesday at MTSURead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... activist and songwriter for the Industrial Workers of the World, or "Wobblies," whose protest music inspired Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen. His best-known song, "The Preacher and the Slave," introduced the phrase "pie ...

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  10. Gillian Welch revisits a The Harrow & the Harvesta with a show...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... you would call them hippies," she says. "And part of our day every day was spent singing Carter Family and Woody Guthrie folk songs." By the time she was 7 she'd asked her parents for a guitar and lessons so she could play the songs she'd learned at ...

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  11. Trump Gets Foot in Mouth over Football - AgainRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... opined that since no one outside the Metropolitan Opera could sing it, maybe we should consider switching to Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land." That didn't go anywhere. The rah-rah connection between sports and nationalism is no doubt ...

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  12. Watch Aldous Harding Perform New Song, 'Elation,' At KEXPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... return to Mountain Stage in this 2016 performance, which features the Mountain Stage Band joining in for the Woody Guthrie-penned "You And I." < iframe width="100%" height="290" ...

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  13. Character Biography for Delbert "Dell" MartinRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | PoeWar.com

    ... ecially Wilco and My Morning Jacket. He also likes some older country/folk musicians such as Townes Van Zandt, Woody Guthrie, and John Prine.

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  14. Sherman Holmes On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... return to Mountain Stage in this 2016 performance, which features the Mountain Stage Band joining in for the Woody Guthrie-penned "You And I." < iframe width="100%" height="290" ...

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  15. In 'Gallows Pole,' Willie Watson Makes The Past Sound VibrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... return to Mountain Stage in this 2016 performance, which features the Mountain Stage Band joining in for the Woody Guthrie-penned "You And I." < iframe width="100%" height="290" ...

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  16. It's A Lousy "Anthem" AnywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | OpEdNews

    ... to political scientist Bob Fitrakis, in the 1930s American farmers and workers celebrated our country with Woody Guthrie's This Land is Your Land . "I am hoping you will listen, again perhaps, to these songs and see what they have to say about white ...

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  17. Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage. The couple met at a Cambridge folk club.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Wiltshire Times

    FOLK duo Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage will commemorate the 60th anniversary of folk legend Woody Guthrie's death at their gig at the Wiltshire Music Centre in October. Tuesday, October 3 marks the 60th Anniversary of Woody Guthrie's death, and Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage will mark his passing by launching their Way Over Yonder Tour.

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  18. Various Artists: Woody Guthrie - The Tribute ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... that he or she has helped to build. The reason why the tribute concerts to the famous folksinger and activist, Woody Guthrie, recorded in 1968 and 1970, were so successful was that the musicians involved had a genuine connection to Guthrie's musical ...

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  19. Neil Young Roars Back to Life With Blazing Farm Aid SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... Willie night after night didn't make the situation easier.)  Farm Aid stalwart Jamey Johnson covered Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land," the Band's "Up On Cripple Creek" and Jerry Reed's "Eastbound and Down." Incredibly, it was his tenth ...

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  20. What to do in Oklahoma on Sept. 17, 2017: Take part in the Wiggle Out ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Take part in the fifth annual Wiggle Out Loud, a free outdoor active lifestyles and music festival for families, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today on the Myriad Botanical Gardens Great Lawn, 301 W Reno Ave. Folk singer-songwriter Sarah Lee Guthrie, one of the granddaughters of Oklahoma icon Woody Guthrie, will headline the event. The Wiggle Out Loud music stage this year also will feature Los Angeles-based Latin Grammy winners Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band.

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