Blog Posts - Woody Guthrie



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One of my favorite News blogs (at least the is what I consider them) fivethirtyeight.com. I mention that because they are a Stats based site that writes about politics, sports, science & health, economics and pop culture.  They lend the...
by SqueezeMyLemon on Jul 19, 2016

DEATH OF THE TRUE VOICE OF THE AMERICAN SPIRIT

WOODY GUTHRIE DIED 47 YEARS AGO TODAYNew York City (JFK+50) Forty-seven years ago today, October 3, 1967, Woody Guthrie, the godfather of the folk revival movement of the 1950s, died in the Creedmore Psychiatric Center here in New York City at t...
by JFK+50 on Oct 3, 2014

Bound for glory (Questa è la mia terra) – Woody Guthrie

Woody Guthrie è l’America di cui tanti hanno scritto, quella dei vagabondi che la girano tutta in cerca di un lavoro, di un tozzo di pane, di un po’ di buona compagnia e di qualcosa da ricordare e raccontare ai propri figli, se mai riusciranno a...
by Cinemastino on May 3, 2014

Pete Seeger

In memory of the great Pete Seeger who has died at the age of 94. A great Pacifist, a great Humanitarian and a Great American.In a career that’s spanned over 70 years Pete Seeger has embodied the idealism that once defined the American spirit. A ti...
by DaithaiC on Jan 28, 2014

What Would Woody’s Guitar Do?

#WWWGD   Steve is a graduate of the University of Tennessee, Finance.  He is a 30 year veteran Aviation Officer of the Army National Guard and Army Reserve, and former Defense Contractor in Resource Management.  He has always had a libertarian...
by Freedom Bunker on Dec 3, 2013

Book Review: House of Earth by Woody Guthrie

House of Earth by Woody Guthrie is a recently published novel by the famed folk singer. The novel was finished in 1947 and is the only fully realized novel of the author.

Giveaway & Book Review: House of Earth by Woody Guthrie

House of Earth by Woody Guthrie is a recently published novel by the famed folk singer. The novel was finished in 1947 and is the only fully realized novel of the author.

Arlo Guthrie--The City of New Orleans (1972)

     I wonder what it must be like to be the child of a musical icon? Some go into the same musical profession such as what Lisa Marie Presley or Nancy Sinatra has done, but there must be an enormous amount of pressure since the f...

Monday Music Moves Me 4-22-13

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by Everyday Life on Apr 22, 2013

ERB Weekly Digest – March 15, 2013 – James K.A. Smith, Woody Guthrie, Jack Kerouac, MORE

    Today is the birthday of Liberty Hyde Bailey, an agrarian writer whose work deeply influenced Wendell Berry. DOWNLOAD his classic work THE HOLY EARTH for FREE on Kindle: http://amzn.to/TheHolyEarth   We have launched a new website...
by The Englewood Review of Books on Mar 15, 2013

Johnny Depp e Infininyum Nihil, su nueva editorial

Jonny Depp haciendo noticia, una vez más, pero ésta vez en el ámbito literario. Como se sabe, muchas de las películas que hemos visto son basadas en una obra o en algún comic, pues ahora el actor y productor Johnny Depp está comenzando a incurs...
by Cine Adicto on Oct 16, 2012

Johnny Depp to launch publishing venture

Follow @JTN_Network @JTN-Network.com Entertainment-Hollywood Johnny Depp to launch publishing venture (via AFP) Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp has teamed up with HarperCollins to publish books that float his boat, some by famous and others...
by @JTN_Network on Oct 16, 2012

Happy Birthday, Woody Guthrie

Wish we had more people like him...
by The Church of Jesus Christ on Jul 14, 2012

New Music Monday: Michael Des Barres, Muddy Waters, Robert Plant, Yes

From cool jazz to spooky medieval metal, from honky tonk heroes to some ass-whipping white blues, there something for almost everyone in this exciting edition of Something Else! Reviews’ New Music Monday. Among the notables on our teetering pil...
by Something Else Reviews on Jul 9, 2012

I'ma Going to Berlin, To Mister Hitler's Town....

World War II German Sidecar Round and Round Ole Hitler's Neckby Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Millard LampellNow I wished I had a bushelWished I had a peckWished I had old HitlerWith a rope around his neck.Hey, round, round Hitler's graveRound, round w...
by Chessie's Tales on May 17, 2012

Smithsonian Folkways to release Woody at 100 box set; hear a previously unreleased Woody Guthrie song!

Smithsonian Folkways Recordings is preparing a new box set in honor of the Woody Guthrie Centennial. Called simply Woody at 100, it’s set for release on July 10, 2012, four days before the treasured musician would have turned 100 years old. The...
by Something Else Reviews on May 3, 2012

Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker and Yim Yames – New Multitudes (2012)

Although New Multitudes is bound to draw some comparisons to Mermaid Avenue — the similarly Woody Guthrie themed project from Wilco and Billy Bragg from about a decade ago — the timing for a record like this couldn’t be better. With...
by Something Else Reviews on Mar 9, 2012

News about Birth Records issue #1

Arpaio investigation: Obama might be Kenyan – wnd.com 03/09/2012 WND.comArpaio investigation: Obama might be KenyanWND.com4, 1961, birth date. The investigation report said that the records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service cards, w...

Woody Guthrie As It’s Best

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by Trendingcore on Feb 26, 2012

Something Else! sneak peek: Jay Farrar, Yim Yames take on lost Woody Guthrie material

A dream team of Americana stars including Jay Farrar (Son Volt), Will Johnson (Centro-matic), Anders Parker (Varnaline), and Yim Yames (My Morning Jacket) have gathered to reinterpret unrecorded lyrics from Woody Guthrie. Preview a track here! New Mu...
by Something Else Reviews on Feb 6, 2012


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