Woody Guthrie Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. This is a Pretty Good Fifth Columnist Effort to Undermine AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... extolling the virtues of its "exclusive Beechwood Aging", the lyrics to The Star-Spangled Banner. Lyrics to Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land and text from the Pledge of Allegiance also appear on the can. Maybe this is some sort of long game by ...

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  2. Billy Bragg Hits The Tracks To Record American Folk Album On Train RideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... American Railroad features train-inspired covers of songs by Jimmie Rodgers, Hank Williams, the Carter Family, Woody Guthrie, and Gordon Lightfoot. Bragg and Henry recorded their album's songs in hotel rooms, train cars, and loading docks over the ...

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  3. Firefall Brings Country Rock To RiverbendRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... to The Byrds and Buffalo Springfield, who were themselves influenced by folk luminaries like Bob Dylan and Woody Guthrie. In late 1967, country rock godfather Gram Parsons bailed out of his International Submarine Band and took off with Roger ...

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  4. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | 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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  5. John Fullbright, Michael Fracasso, Samantha Crain and more playing 2016 Woody Guthrie Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    The lineup for the 2016 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in the late, great folk singer-songwriter's hometown features a mix of musical talent from Oklahoma and beyond. The lineup already includes several great talents with Oklahoma ties, including John Fullbright, Samantha Crain, Turnpike Troubadours, The Damn Quails, Red Dirt Rangers, Susan Herndon, K.C. Clifford, Kyle Reid, John Calvin Abney, Monica Taylor, Travis Linville, Annie Oakley, Ali Harter, Wink Burcham, Kierston White, Rick Reiley, Buffalo Rogers, Shawna Russell, Lauren Lee and "The Voice" Season 10 contender Justin Whisnant.

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  6. Bob Dylan 75th Birthday Tribute an evening of music with Jay PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... songs from Dylan's first ten years of incredible output, from the time he had been crowned as the heir to Woody Guthrie, through the time he turned the folk world upside down by appearing at the Newport Folk Festival with an electrified band, ...

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  7. Of mice, men, and a real dogRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Henley Standard

    ... fiddle player comes to the centre and starts what sounds like a hoedown dance tune but it quickly morphs into Woody Guthrie's 1940 hymn to utopia, This Land Is Your Land, as the entire cast join in. It's a poignant, hopeful start to John Steinbeck's ...

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  8. The story behind the life and music of dustbowl troubadour Woody Guthrie comes to York and HarrogateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | York Press

    ... joyful tale of America's greatest folk poet will be told in his own words in Woody Sez, The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie, at the Grand Opera House, York, on Friday and Harrogate Theatre on Saturday. Bound For Glory, Pastures Of Plenty, The Ballad ...

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  9. 'America' replaces Budweiser on labels for summerRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Beginning May 23, as part of its summer advertising campaign, Anheuser-Busch is replacing the name "Budweiser" with "America" on bottles and cans of its flagship brand, and swapping out "King of Beers" with "E pluribus unum," the motto of the United States. The new packaging, which will run through the November election, also has other appeals to patriotism, including lyrics from the "Star-Spangled Banner" and Woody Guthrie's "This Land is Your Land."

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  10. The Key Studio Sessions: Brian McGeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... and searing vocals (McGee's own), the songwriting at its core was rooted in traditions of of protest folk, of Woody Guthrie and the music of the people, of speaking up for the downtrodden and using songs as a means of universal self-discovery. The ...

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  11. Have a beer, and make 'America' greatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... emblazoned with images and phrases affiliated with the republic, such as E Pluribus Unum and the lyrics from Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land," which Anheuser-Busch apparently has taken quite literally. "We are embarking on what should be the ...

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  12. Graham Nash to open WoodyFest 2016 with benefit show in OkemahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Graham Nash returns July 13 to perform a benefit show for the Woody Guthrie Coalition at Okemah's historic Crystal Theatre. Photo provided OKEMAH - Graham Nash returns July 13 to perform a benefit show for the Woody Guthrie Coalition, which organizes the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival.

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  13. Budweiser becomes - America.' Drink up.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... on cans and bottles passages ranging from Pledge of Allegiance to lyrics from "The Star Spangled Banner" and Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land." "Budweiser has always strived to embody America in a bottle, and we're honored to salute this ...

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  14. Celebrating songs of an American iconRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Sean Yael-Cox, Karen Ann Daniels, Megan M. Storti, Jack French and Leonard Patton in "Woody Guthrie's American Song" at Intrepid Theatre. Daren Scott Sean Yael-Cox, Karen Ann Daniels, Megan M. Storti, Jack French and Leonard Patton in "Woody Guthrie's American Song" at Intrepid Theatre.

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  15. Budweiser says America is more than a country, it's a beerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... written in all caps. Beyond those patriotic sentiments, the brews will be emblazoned with this line from Woody Guthrie's famous song, "This Land is Your Land," "...from the redwood forest to the Gulf stream waters, this land was made for you and ...

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  16. Should the I-205 path be named after onetime Portlander Woody Guthrie?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Bike Portland

    There's an intriguing idea at the bottom of The Oregonian's nicely written piece today about folksinger Woody Guthrie's ties to Portland. The article focuses on the 30 intensely creative days the Oklahoma-born folksinger spent in a 400-square-foot apartment in Lents in spring 1941.

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  17. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | 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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  18. Reading Tonight: When Woody Guthrie Came to PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    There was a time when the Feds helped artists, supporting their endeavors. No, really. In 1941, Woody Guthrie came to Portland and wrote 26 songs in 30 days-including classics like "Roll on, Columbia" and "Pastures of Plenty"-when he was hired by the ...

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  19. Visiting Woody Guthrie's small Portland apartment 75 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Next year, an East Portland community development agency will honor Woody Guthrie by naming a new affordable-housing complex in Lents after the legendary songwriter and champion of the downtrodden. "I've been thinking for a long time that celebrating and acknowledging history is important for the neighborhood," said Nick Sauvie, ROSE Community Development 's executive director.

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  20. Saturday Night Attitude Dancing To All Kinds of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Aquarius Papers

    ... That Lonesome Valley" For our closer, here's Pete at Farm Aid 2013 with Willie, Neil, and Dave offering up the Woody Guthrie standard "This Land is Your Land" Last week was the birthday of someone most haven't heard of, but she gave us one of the ...

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