A Vision Shared: A Tribute to Woody Guthrie & Leadbelly

Packing some serious heavyweights onto one cd, bruce springsteen, Sweet Honey in the Rock, the record features covers of Guthrie and Leadbelly tunes by, Bob Dylan, Little Richard, Brian Wilson, among others, and U2. One of the more creative, successful tribute albums, A Vision Shared was originally released to coincide with a PBS program that premiered in 1988.

. The 14 tracks consist of mostly well known tunes, and it's fascinating to hear what the artists have done to them. Particularly exciting is a supercharged version of Leadbelly's "Rock Island Line" by Little Richard with Fishbone and U2's take on Guthrie's "Jesus Christ. Ian landau various- folkways: a vision Shared A Tribute To Woody Guthrie And Leadbelly.


Folkways: The Original Vision

Folk. Folk+Traditional+Music. Smithsonian folkways expands on one of their earliest releases with six bonus tracks, natty new packaging and new notes! These 26 historic tracks include Leadbelly's Cotton Fields; Rock Island Line; Irene; Gray Goose; Midnight Special; In the Pines ; Guthrie's Pretty Boy Floyd; Hard Traveling; Vigilante Man; This Land Is Your Land; Pastures of Plenty, and more mesmerizing folk masterpieces.

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Echo In The Canyon Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Echo in the canyon - the illuminating new documentary film directed by andrew slater that explores the beginnings of the Laurel Canyon music scene 1965 -1967 through the stories of those who lived it, and the artists who carry its influence to this day - will be accompanied by a soundtrack celebrating the music of that era, to be released May 24th on BMG.

Folk. Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack. The soundtrack features new studio recordings of timeless songs by the byrds, regina spektor, beck, jade castrinos, stephen Stills, Cat Power, Eric Clapton, Norah Jones, and Neil Young, as interpreted by Jakob Dylan along with artists from the film including Fiona Apple, The Mamas & The Papas and more, plus songs exclusive to the soundtrack including a special performance of the Monkees’ classic “She” with Josh Homme.

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Folkways: A Vision Shared - A Tribute To Woody Guthrie And Leadbelly

This legendary documentary dvd contains interviews and per formances filmed in various locations with some of today's most important artists performing 18 tracks! Narrated by ro ck musician/producer Robbie Robertson, this film features J ohn Mellencamp, Folk music CD. Folk. Folk+Traditional+Music. Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack.

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We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions American Land Edition CD/DVD

Folk+Traditional+Music. Deluxe cd/dvd edition including five additional songs, an expanded documentary, exclusive live footage, and previously unseen photos. Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack. Factory sealed DVD. Folk. New fan favorites "how can a poor man stand such times and live, " "Bring 'Em Home" and "American Land" have been added and DVD features an extended, 40-minute cut of the behind-the-scenes film.

Folk music CD. 2006 album from the boss, a collection of Pete Seeger covers performed as only Bruce Springsteen can. The cd, dvd, and 28-page expanded booklet are housed in a beautiful and striking package.

History of American Folk / Various

Includes greenback dollar woody guthrie; frankie and johnny pete seeger; john hardy leadbelly; strange fruit josh white; If I Had a Hammer Weavers; Alabama Bound Odetta; Wildwood Flower Carter Family; the Boll Weevil Ramblin' Jack Elliot; Tom Dooley Kingston Trio; the Old Chisholm Trail Cisco Houston, and more including additional songs by all of the above! Folk music CD.

Factory sealed DVD. Here are 75 original recordings by the greatest singers, songwriters and groups in folk. Folk+Traditional+Music. Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack. Folk.

Western Stars

It's a jewel box of a record. The 13 tracks on western stars encompass a sweeping range of American themes, of highways and desert spaces, of isolation and community and the permanence of home and hope. Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack. Western stars is the new album from Bruce Springsteen, and his first new studio album in five years.

Bruce springsteen- Western Stars. Folk+Traditional+Music. Folk music CD. His historic 236-show run of 'springsteen on broadway' at jujamcyn's Walter Kerr Theatre in NYC ran from October 2017 to December 2018, and also yielded an accompanying soundtrack album and Netflix special. The musical arrangements include strings, pedal steel and contributions from more than 20 other players including Jon Brion who plays celeste, as well as guest appearances by David Sancious, Moog, and farfisa, horns, Charlie Giordano, and Soozie Tyrell.

This collection of songs takes his music to a new place, drawing inspiration in part from the Southern California pop records of the late '60s and early '70s. Ron aniello produced the album with Springsteen and plays bass, keyboard, and other instruments. This record is a return to my solo recordings featuring character driven songs and sweeping, cinematic orchestral arrangements, " says Springsteen.

Patti scialfa provides vocals and contributes vocal arrangements on four tracks. The album was recorded primarily at Springsteen's home studio in New Jersey, with additional recording in California and New York.

Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation

Folk. Meacham chronicles our history, exploring the stories behind the songs, and Tim McGraw reflects on them as an artist and performer. Beginning with the battle hymns of the revolution, the civil rights movement, and taking us through songs from the defining events of the Civil War, the fight for women’s suffrage, the Vietnam War, and into the twenty-first century, the two world wars, Meacham and McGraw explore the songs that defined generations, the Great Depression, and the cultural and political climates that produced them.

Folk music CD. Folk+Traditional+Music. Readers will discover the power of music in the lives of figures such as Harriet Tubman, Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, and Martin Luther King, Jr. Aretha franklin, bruce springsteen, duke ellington, including Marian Anderson, Sam Cooke, Carole King, Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, and will learn more about some of our most beloved musicians and performers, and more.

Songs of america explores both famous songs and lesser-known ones, expanding our understanding of the scope of American music and lending deeper meaning to the historical context of such songs as “My Country, ” “God Bless America, ” “We Shall Overcome, ” “Over There, ’Tis of Thee, ” and “Blowin’ in the Wind.

As quincy jones says, and what we, meacham and mcgraw have “convened a concert in Songs of America, where we’ve been, at our best, ” one that reminds us of who we are, can be. New york times bestseller • a celebration of american history through the music that helped to shape a nation, by Pulitzer Prize winner Jon Meacham and music superstar Tim McGraw“Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw form an irresistible duo—connecting us to music as an unsung force in our nation's history.

Doris kearns goodwin through all the years of strife and triumph, America has been shaped not just by our elected leaders and our formal politics but also by our music—by the lyrics, performers, and instrumentals that have helped to carry us through the dark days and to celebrate the bright ones.

Blood on the Tracks

Folk. Bob reached the heights of his seminal seventies work with this confessional 1975 classic featuring Tangled Up in Blue; Simple Twist of Fate; Idiot Wind; Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts, and 6 more. Factory sealed DVD. Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack. Folk+Traditional+Music. Bruce springsteen- Western Stars.

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Johnny Cash: Forever Words

Echo in the Canyon Soundtrack. Folk+Traditional+Music. Bruce springsteen- Western Stars. It was in this spirit that Johnny Cash: Forever Words, was created. Recorded primarily at the cash cabin studio in hendersonville, tennessee and co-produced by John Carter Cash and Steve Berkowitz, Johnny Cash: Forever Words is also the musical companion to the best-selling "Forever Words: The Unknown Poems, " a volume of Cash's unpublished writing edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon.

. He was not only a singer of great songs, but a teller of universal truths about justice, faith, love, and independence. Folk music CD. Bob dylan- blood On The Tracks. Folk. Factory sealed DVD. Johnny cash- Forever Words Various Artists. Johnny cash: forever words is a collaborative album consisting of 16 songs created from johnny cash's unknown poetry, Alison Krauss & Willie Nelson, Rosanne Cash, Ruston Kelly & Union Station, lyrics, and letters set to music by an astounding array of contemporary artists including Chris Cornell, Brad Paisley, John Mellencamp, Elvis Costello, Kris Kristofferson & Kacey Musgraves, and more.

For nearly 60 years, the words of Johnny Cash have reached across cultural, spiritual and ideological borders.

Tribute to Woody Guthrie

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