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The Live Wire

Woody Guthrie in Performance 1949
Guthrie, Woody (Music CD - 2007 )
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The Live Wire

Item Details

Authors: Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967
Title: The live wire
Woody Guthrie in performance 1949
[sound recording (CD)]
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Woody Guthrie Foundation, p2007.
Characteristics: 1 sound disc :,digital ;,4 3/4 in. +,1 book (69 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.)
Notes: Acc. book includes program notes, lyrics, and technical notes on the recordings.
Compact disc.
"All songs written by Woody Guthrie"--Book, p. 68.
"From the Woody Guthrie Archives"--Book, p. [1].
Popular songs.
Contents: Intro: How much? How long? (15:02)
Black diamond (4:51)
I was there and the dust was there (6:56)
Great dust storm (3:35)
Folk singers and dancers (5:28)
Talking dust bowl blues (2:16)
Tom Joad (6:18)
Columbia River (1:47)
Pastures of plenty (2:39)
Grand Coulee dam (3:33)
Told by Mother Bloor (1:42)
1913 massacre (4:32)
Quit sending your inspectors (2:33)
Goodbye Centralia (3:11)
Cowboy of some kind (1:20)
Dead or alive (3:42)
Jesus Christ has come! (1:35)
Jesus Christ (3:46)..
Performers: Woody Guthrie, guitar, vocals ; Marjorie Mazia Guthrie, emcee
Event: Recorded in 1949 at the Jewish Community Center, Newark, N.J. by Paul Braverman.
System Details: System requirements: Adobe Reader or similar program required to view PDF transcript of the performance available on CD-ROM portion of disc.
Subject Headings: Popular music 1941-1950 Ballads, English United States Folk songs, English United States Folk music United States Popular music United States 1941-1950. Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967 Performances.
Genre/Form: Live sound recordings.
Topical Term: Popular music
Ballads, English
Folk songs, English
Folk music
Popular music
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