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Woody Guthrie

Woody Guthrie
Born: Jul 14, 1912 in Okemah, OK
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Died: Oct 3, 1967 in New York, NY
Genre: Folk
Biography: Woody Guthrie was the most important American folk music artist of the first half of the 20th century, in part because he turned out to be such a major influence on the popular music of the second half of the 20th century, a period when he himself was largely inactive. His greatest significance lies ...Read full biography
Bound for Glory
Released: 1956
Label: Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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On March 17, 1956, a benefit concert for Woody Guthrie's children was held at the Pythian Hall in New York City. Guthrie by then was hospitalized, suffering from Huntington's disease, but he made one of ...Read full review
Bound for Glory: Songs and Stories of Woody Guthrie
Released: 1956
Label: Smithsonian - Folkways
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Fight over money puts Guthrie project in jeopardy
Jun 19, 2:05 PM EST
Dispute over money, control could jeopardize planned rebuild of Woody Guthrie home in Oklahoma
Music Review: A winning set by John Fullbright
May 27, 10:28 AM EST
Music Review: Echoes of the 1970s and Woody Guthrie in John Fullbright's 'Songs'
Build schedule set for Guthrie home in Okla.
Jan 31, 4:13 PM EST
Schedule set for Woody Guthrie boyhood home rebuild in Oklahoma; $450k in pledges received
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