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Review: Billy Bragg and Joe Henry to release an album of country songs

English singer, songwriter and political activist Billy Bragg has teamed up with American musician Joe Henry to record songs made famous by the likes of Hank Williams, The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers and Glen Campbell.

Woody Guthrie center opens in Tulsa

Tulsa - An archive and interactive museum devoted to the legacy of a singer, songwriter, artist and novelist Woody Guthrie has opened in Tulsa.

Billy Bragg and Wilco to release new 'lost' Woody Guthrie songs

Billy Bragg and the band Wilco have announced that, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of American folk singer Woody Gurthire, they will be releasing a further collection of 'lost' Guthrie songs.

Huntington's disease breakthrough

London - Those familiar with Alice's Restaurant and '60s hippie singer-songwriter Arlo Guthrie know well the fatal, genetic disorder Huntington's disease. A breakthrough in London, Ontario, may advance the fight against this rare but terrifying disorder.

Bob Dylan Reported Rocking Through Life Making a Difference

The Arizona Republic, reporting August 4 on recent Bob Dylan news and music ventures, declared what many people continue to feel. Bob Dylan’s music makes a difference and can still garner big crowds.

Still Hammering For Justice: Happy 90th Birthday Pete Seeger Special

Pete Seeger sang across the land, wrote number one hits, was hit by blacklists, enlisted southern black voters , wrote anthems that span generations & define eras, and even influenced some of the greatest orators of the 20th Century.Pete turns 90 today.

Op-Ed: Obama’s Car for Sale, But Where’s My House?

The old tune by Woody Guthrie not having the “Do-Re-Mi” came flooding back to me when I found out that Barack Obama’s car is up for sale

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Folksinger/writer Woody Guthrie died after years of battling Huntington s disease. Two of his eight ...
Folksinger/writer Woody Guthrie died after years of battling Huntington's disease. Two of his eight children also died from Huntington's. His famous son, Arlo Guthrie, did not inherit the fatal genetic disorder.
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Woody Guthrie Center, Brady Arts District, Tulsa
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