Woody Guthrie

Fishko Files

Guthrie Archive

Thursday, June 27, 2013

The new “Woody Guthrie Center” in Tulsa, Oklahoma opened this spring. It’s roots, as WNYC’s Sara Fishko tells us, were in a family archive run by Woody’s daughter, Nora, who welcomed us in for a journey through Guthrie history. Here is the next Fishko Files.

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Spinning on Air

American Pioneers

Sunday, July 03, 2011

For the 4th of July weekend, host David Garland presents iconoclastic composers and visionaries who both tap into American musical traditions, and pioneer new modes of expression. 

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NYPR Archives & Preservation

Woody Guthrie and WNYC

Friday, June 24, 2011

He was a regular guest on Leadbelly's show and sang the station's praises.
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Duke Ellington's America

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

If Duke Ellington signifies something about America, who else does too?

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