WoodyFest: Celebration of Woody Guthrie's 100th Birthday. Hosted By Steve Earle W/Special Guests: John Hammond, Tim Robbins & TBD
Jul 11, 2012 08:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Join City Winery as we celebrate the 100th birthday of Woody Guthrie.
The trio of shows will be hosted by Steve Earle, joined by very special guests such as Billy Bragg, Tim Robbins, The Wood Brothers and more....
Woody Guthrie was born on July 14th, 1912 in Okemah, Oklahoma. Over the decades, his songs have run around the world like a fast train on a well oiled track. They've become the folk song standards of the nation, known and performed in many languages throughout the world. Pretty Boy Floyd, Pastures of Plenty, Hard Travelin', Deportees, Roll On Columbia, Vigilante Man and This Land Is Your Land are among the hundreds of his songs that have become staples in the canon of American music.
The GRAMMY Museum is partnering with the Guthrie Family / Woody Guthrie Publications, Inc. and the Woody Guthrie Archives to create the Centennial celebrations. The year-long celebration will include a host of concerts, programs and events taking place throughout the country and across the pond.
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