Woody Guthrie, March 1943
Woody Guthrie, March 1943

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Biography Resources

Woody Guthrie: Ain't Got No Home, American Masters from PBS

Woody Guthrie Biography from WoodyGuthrie.org

Woody Guthrie, from Rock & Roll Hall of Fame


Top 10 Woody Guthrie Songs, The Nation (July 15, 2016). Includes
  • This Train Is Bound for Glory; performed by Tom Morello, Graham Nash, Nora Guthrie, Jackson Browne, et.al.
  • Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos), performed by Joan Baez
  • Pastures of Glory; performed by Odetta
  • Union Maid; performed by Billy Bragg and Dar Williams
  • Hard Travelin'; performed by Bob Dylan

Woody Guthrie Lyrics
  • Alphabetical listing of all published and recorded lyrics

Mural, Hwy. 56, downtown Okemah, Oklahoma
Mural, Hwy. 56, downtown Okemah, Oklahoma

This Land Is Your Land

Multimedia.pngWoody Guthrie (1946) Sings This Land is Your Land on YouTube.

Gaga Meets Guthrie: Why This Land Is Your Land Still Skirts the Line Between Anthem and Political Broadside, Billboard (February 6, 2017)
  • Lady Gaga performed the song during the 2017 Super Bowl halftime show

Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)

All They Call You: A Writer Gives Woody Guthrie's Deportees Their Names Back
  • Here the song sung by Pete Seeger; Joan Baez and Bob Dylan; Lance Canales and The Flood; Bruce Springsteen and others

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Historical Connections and Teaching Strategies