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1970 Woody Guthrie Tribute Revisited
May16

1970 Woody Guthrie Tribute Revisited

Woody Guthrie 1970 Tribute Concert To Come To DVD Woody Guthrie All-Star Tribute Concert 1970coming to DVD on June 7 2019 Previously-unreleased concert features Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Pete Seeger, Country Joe McDonald, The Band This All-Star Tribute Concert 1970 celebrates the life and work of the legendary folk singer and songwriter Woody Guthrie, whose songs have become part of the bedrock of American life. Three years...

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Woody Guthrie Centre
Jul20

Woody Guthrie Centre

A look back to our visit to the Woody Guthrie Centre in 2016   The Woody Guthrie Center, Tulsa Oklahoma 2016 By Rob Dickens The Woody Guthrie Centre in Downtown Tulsa Oklahoma preserves Guthrie’s body of work and the continuation of his legacy.  It opened in 2013, and is housed in a purpose-built facility of over 1,000 sq. meters in a former paper warehouse. The Centre also has live events in its 60-seat auditorium – a concert...

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At Last..The Essence Of Bob Dylan..To Be Found..In..Tulsa OK
Jul19

At Last..The Essence Of Bob Dylan..To Be Found..In..Tulsa OK

See the first images of the to-be-constructed Bob Dylan Centre   An ideal place, sharing the city where his spiritual folk musician mentor Woody Guthrie is honored. The Bob Dylan Centre will be built in Tulsa Oklahoma, construction to commence in 2019 with estimated completion in 2021.  To be permanently located on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Oklahoma’s vibrant and colourful Tulsa Arts District, close to the Woody...

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Woody Guthrie and Computers
Sep04

Woody Guthrie and Computers

Read about my day in Tulsa Oklahoma Woody and Laptops   31 August 2016 Tulsa Oklahoma  A mixed bag of a day. That is to expected with the glorious uncertainty of travel . The high point was a visit to the Woody Guthrie Centre. I met the Executive Director of the facility Deana McCloud and she was good enough to show me some of the highlights of the Centre before leaving me to study the exhibits on my own. It was a fascinating...

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