Tag Archives: Woody Guthrie


Singer-songwriter Grant Maloy Smith breathes new life into history on Dust Bowl: American Stories

Singer-songwriter Grant Maloy Smith breathes new life into history on Dust Bowl: American Stories

Smith performs Aug. 12 at The Centennial Rodeo Opry.


Roots rock band Oklahoma Uprising combines local music and film for a unique event in Harrah

Band vocalist and guitarist Joel T. Mosman said Oklahoma Uprising’s goal is to use culture as a tool to unify and uplift the state.

Chris Sanders and Ole Marcussen of Black Mesa pose for a photo, Wednesday, June 28, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Meet the Brewer: Black Mesa Brewing Company

Company founder Chris Sanders brings the brewery back home.


Summer Guide: Arlo Guthrie speaks about touring, Oklahoma connections ahead of May 16 show

In 2016, Guthrie brought his Alice’s Restaurant 50th Anniversary Tour to Tulsa’s Brady Theater.


Commentary: A win for community journalism

“The Gazette is the future. Impressive execution of the marijuana issue and especially applaud their partnering with another news organization to increase their depth of coverage. It’s that kind of forward thinking that assures the Gazette will lead the future.”

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Despite debt from previous events, WoodyFest continues to sing

The festival’s Women of WoodyFest series also continues Saturday at The Blue Door.

Artist Jack Fowler attempts to project an image of Woody Guthrie on the Oklahoma State Capitol, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

State officials turn the lights off on artist Jack Fowler’s projected Woody Guthrie-themed protest

On Feb. 27, Fowler projected an image of folk legend Woody Guthrie on a large tarp covering renovations to the north end of the Oklahoma state Capitol.


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.

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