Tag Archives: folk music

15_St

Oklahoma Gazette revisits the best local and national albums of 2017

Many of 2017’s best listens were deeply personal, bravely diving into aspects of human emotion that some artists dare not approach.

Casey & Minna pose for a photo with their son, August, and cat, Ruffles, at their home, Monday, June 5, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Oklahoma City’s Casey and Minna makes folk music a family affair

Casey Friedman and Minna Biggs can often be spotted playing live music at open-air festivals and gatherings around the metro.

-images-uploads-album-WG_Roll_Columia_Cover

Smithsonian Folkways debuts previously unrecorded Woody Guthrie songs on its new Roll Columbia collection

Guthrie was commissioned to write 26 songs in the 1940s for a documentary about Columbia River dams in the Pacific Northwest.

john-fullbright-under-angle-2-220mh

The Blue Door’s annual tribute to Woody Guthrie confronts perceived fascism

Blue Door owner Greg Johnson has been organizing a Woody Guthrie tribute every year since 1991.

Top
WordPress Lightbox