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Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, and Myth, Truth, and Anger
How we begin to understand the way Dylan, Guthrie, and this senseless Christmas Eve death of 73 men, women, and children at an Italian Hall in Calumet, Michigan are connected will probably depend on what we want to believe. Which side are you on? The whole wide world is watching. Such lines are mantras in a topical folk ballad. We bear witness in order to be those who remain standing to tell the story, 28 years later or a century after the fact. He would spend the '40s building his legacy. Like the best folk singers hopping off and on railroad cars destination anywhere, he knows there are options.
This question showed up in my Quora account, so gonna try to answer it, despite how little I know. There is very little information around on.
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Neil Young is back in the saddle with his rock 'n' roll brothers Crazy Horse, and Woody's son Arlo Guthrie, a gifted performer in his own right, is picking up the pieces after the death of his wife of 43 years by hitting the boards at Carnegie Hall for his annual Thanksgiving performance, featuring The Guthrie Family Reunion. Wednesday, November 21 "Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome the poet laureate of rock 'n' roll. The voice of the promise of the '60s counterculture. The guy who forced folk into bed with rock. Who donned makeup in the '70s and disappeared into a haze of substance abuse. Who emerged to find Jesus. Who was written off as a has-been by the end of the '80s, and who suddenly shifted gears releasing some of the strongest music of his career beginning in the late '90s.
His appearance had been announced and the two performances were sold out weeks in advance. Any tickets for sale? The performers sat in a row across the stage, most of them resplendently dressed. Odetta wore an orange and gold striped floor-length caftan, Judy Collins sported a red rose at the neck of her long-sleeved white blouse, while Richie Havens had on a purple silk Indian shirt beneath a black Nehru suit with a long jacket. But Bob Dylan , in a gun-metal grey silk mohair suit, blue shirt with green jewels for cuff links and black suede boots as well as his new beard and moustache, was the center of attention. Most of the artists accompanied themselves on guitar while they sang, and the others played behind them.