Friday, October 25 2013
This box set complicates the myth of Woody Guthrie by laying out his songs written for government programs and the war effort, and presents him as a man working for other men, working for those that had not, while also turning his own trade into a job.
Sunday, February 19 2012
The ever-relevant songbook of folk's immortal influence comes to life again.
Sunday, November 28 2010
Fear not, skeptics of holiday music: it gets better!
Sunday, February 8 2009
The majority of us aren't coal miners, we don't know coal miners, and we wouldn't last a week in a coal mine. Are coal mining songs, then, still relevant?