Woody Guthrie Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. David Childers Is Just Another Middle-Age White Guy Making Sublime ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Creative Loafing

    Childers will perform an album-release show for 'Run Skeleton Run' on Saturday, May 13 at 9 p.m. High Rock Outfitters 13 S. Main St Lexington, N.C. 27292 $10 There are certain singer-songwriters, brilliant ones, who live and work in towns across the United States. White guys, in their 50s and 60s, who've benefitted in countless ways from the advantages of their demographic classification, yet remain unsung heroes of music in the Woody Guthrie continuum.

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  2. Celebrate Bob Dylan's 76th Birthday With His 10 Most Jewish SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Forward

    ... and not Jewish, anyway, although his forebears were from Russia), and Bob fashioned himself a latter-day Woody Guthrie (as it turns out, Guthrie himself had a whole secret Jewish side to his work, born of his close relationship with his ...

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  3. Who is this famous future Nobel Laureate?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | ABC News

    ... New York. Dylan relocated to New York City to perform but also to visit his musical idol, ailing folk singer Woody Guthrie. In 1961, Dylan was signed to Columbia Records by legendary producer John Hammond and released his first album 'Bob Dylan' in ...

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  4. a Spotlight on Peter, Paul and Marya at CamelotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Camelot Theatre celebrates folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary with a theatrical biography of music that's as relevant today as it was in the early 1960s. Peter Yarrow, Paul Stookey and Mary Travers emerged from Greenwich Village's folk boom on the tails of such performers as Pete Seeger and his quartet The Weavers, Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan.

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  5. Jimmy LaFave Just Left the Stage for the Last TimeRead the original story

    May 22, 2017 | Aquarius Papers

    Beloved Austin folk legend and Woody Guthrie disciple Jimmy LaFave just died. Though most haven't heard of him, he was an outstanding songwriter, and many believed he sang others' songs better than they did.

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  6. Austin music legend Jimmy LaFave passes away at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | CultureMap

    ... LaFave is credited with spearheading the "red dirt" music movement and furthering the legacy of folk icon Woody Guthrie. Accolades include recognition from the Texas Music Office and several Austin Music Awards, from Best Singer-Songwriter to a ...

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  7. Tangled Up in BobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Commonweal

    ... imitate it. No other American singer has tried on as many voices as Dylan has. His early albums owed a lot to Woody Guthrie, both in terms of material and vocal style. Within a few years, Dylan changed tack, to the smoke-free country voice of John ...

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  8. Tina Raymond: Left Right LeftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... piano trio outing that explores America's political climate via a mix of patriotic songs, a pair of Woody Guthrie tunes, a Joni Mitchell cover, a pair of outstanding Putter Smith originals, and Joan Baez's gorgeous Saigon Bride. Lande and Smith are ...

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  9. Fiery speeches on campus, backed by a conservative forceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... hosting this event!" someone yelled, and the crowd roared, foot-stomping in unison, then breaking into song: Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land." One member of the audience held up a sign, "Queers Against Islamaphobia." Another unfurled a ...

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  10. Suffering from cancer, singer Jimmy LaFave moves the crowd to tears...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Browne, a pair he covers better than anybody. Christine Albert sang "Everytime," Sam Baker sang "Migrants" and Woody Guthrie's "Deportee," and Ellis Paul sang "I Ain't No Jesus." Tish Hinojosa, who, like LaFave, has played Dallas dozens of times ...

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  11. Jimmy LaFave's friends rise to meet him at Paramount's - Songwriter Rendezvous'...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    ... a few precious passages linger, hours later. Sarah Lee and Cathy Guthrie, grandaugghters of LaFave's idol Woody Guthrie, harmonizing on the Guthrie family staple "Hobo's Lullaby." Surprise guest Joe Ely popping in for a verse of Woody's "Lonesome ...

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  12. Doesn't Every Political Resistance Need a Soundtrack?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Nation

    ... The message of the sign was strong, and it worked on multiple levels, effectively repurposing a motto used by Woody Guthrie in the early prime of protest music for a new day in which songs, though they remain all around us, no longer function as ...

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  13. Faulkner Performing Arts Center announces 2017-18 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... and The SteelDrivers, a holiday extravaganza, and a one-man multimedia show celebrating iconic folk singer Woody Guthrie. The 40,000-square-foot Faulkner Performing Arts Center includes seating for 587 people, and a stage that can accommodate as ...

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  14. Old-School Singer Colter Wall: 'I Wouldn't Say Country Music Is Dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | RollingStone

    Buzzed-about country singer Colter Wall releases his self-titled debut album today. Produced by Dave Cobb , the record features 11 stripped-down songs that showcase the 21-year-old Wall as a disciple of songwriters like Townes Van Zandt, Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan.

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  15. Johnson Girls appear at Friday Night FolkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Why do you think folk music is so tied to coffee houses? Was it by accident? Did The Weavers call Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie one afternoon and say, "Hey, let's get together and start the Folk Revolution! Wanna meet at Dairy Queen?"? And Pete conferred with Woody, and they said, "Well, Weavers, Dairy Queen hasn't been invented yet, though, when it is, I hope they have an icy treat called The Blizzard. In the meantime, let's meet at a coffee house!" However it happened, coffee houses indeed became associated with folkies.

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  16. Joel Rafael to Perform Summer Festival Dates In Support of John...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his life and the world around him with songs rooted in the American folk tradition, and influenced by Woody Guthrie, with whom he shares five co-writes. "Joel Rafael's songs are filled with passion and compassion," says Jackson Browne. "Passion for ...

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  17. Spellbound in tiny DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... recess." The final storyteller at this year's festival, Miller, told a 30-minute tale about the tragic life of Woody Guthrie; there wasn't a dry eye in the crowd. Guthrie, a folksinger from Oklahoma wrote more than 1,000 folk songs in his short ...

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  18. Deborah Zall Project presents Dances by Dudley, Maslow, Sokolow, Zall, 5/12-13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Fascist takeover in Spain. performer: Nya Bowman "Dusty Old Dust" from DUSTBOWL BALLADS (1941) Sophie Maslow/Woody Guthrie Reconstructed by Lynn Frielinghaus Reconstruction courtesy of Abigail Blatt (daughter of Sophie Maslow) on behalf of the ...

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  19. Walnut Ridge get up and danceRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... “I'm Beethoven, You're Beethoven” to the “Ode to Joy” tune, continuing on to the Woody Guthrie classic, “This Land is Your Land,” with synchronized movements, verse after verse and “My Dog ...

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  20. What Protest Songs Sound Like in the Trump EraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Atlantic

    ... supporters, and featured clips of the president on such topics as " 2 Corinthians ." Glen Hansard affixed Woody Guthrie's "Vigilante Man" with a new verse about the president's wall-building efforts and affection for extra-legal force. Tim Heidecker ...

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