Woody Guthrie

Bjork's "Biophilia" won the GRAMMY for Best Recording Package

Woody Guthrie, Ray Charles Collections and Bjork Album Win GRAMMYS

The GRAMMYs mostly celebrates new music, but during the pre-televised ceremony, a few older recordings get awards. At today’s pre-telecast, Fritz Klaetke won a GRAMMY for Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package for Woody […]

02/10/2013

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Johnny Depp’s New Publishing Imprint To Release Dylan, Guthrie Books

Johnny Depp may already be a superstar actor and guitarist, but now he’s adding publishing executive to his resume. Depp has just announced his literary imprint with top publisher HarperCollins,

10/17/2012

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Arlo Guthrie Loses Wife Jackie, Postpones Tour Dates

Jackie Guthrie, wife of folk-singer Arlo Guthrie, passed away Sunday at the age of 68 at the couple’s winter home in Sebastian, Florida.

10/16/2012

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Woody Guthrie Centennial: Singer Joel Rafael Celebrates, Co-Writes With Woody

The first songs that singer-songwriter Joel Rafael learned on guitar were Woody Guthrie’s – the standards of the ’60s folk revival scene, like “This Land Is Your Land.” Rafael never really got over them, and has spent his entire career paying tribute to Guthrie.

07/12/2012

Ten Patriotic Songs To Mark This Historic Occasion

Photos: Nation Rejoices At Bin Laden’s Deathview gallery Last night, President Obama gave a televised address to the nation to announce the death of Osama bin Laden as a result of a U.S. strike.  Americans show […]

05/02/2011

Twelve Songs To Honor Martin Luther King

Today is Martin Luther King Day in the USA. And while we still mourn his passing, we also need to remember that today is a day of celebration as well — a day for reflecting […]

01/17/2011

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