Recommended Materials


’TIL WE OUTNUMBER ’EM: The Songs of Woody Guthrie

TIL WE OUTNUMBER: The Songs of Woody Guthrie

TIL WE OUTNUMBER EM: The Songs of Woody Guthrie
Includes performances by Bruce Springsteen, Billy Bragg, Ani Difranco and others recorded live at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum tribute to Woody Guthrie in 1996. Righteous Babe Records, 2000.
Springsteen, DiFranco, Indigo Girls and others live from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Tribute


WOODY GUTHRIE/ARLO GUTHRIE: This Land Is Your Land

WOODY GUTHRIE/ARLO GUTHRIE: This Land Is Your Land

An All-American Childrens Folk Classic. Rounder Kids, 1997.


WOODY GUTHRIE: Ballads of Sacco & Vanzetti

WOODY GUTHRIE: Ballads of Sacco & Vanzetti

A collection commmisioned by Moses Asch in the 1940s, giving a document in song about the controversial trial and execution of the two Italian immigrants, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti. Smithsonian Folkways, 1996,


WOODY GUTHRIE: Columbia River Collection

WOODY GUTHRIE: Columbia River Collection

Includes songs written for The Bonneville Power Administration in a 1941 film promoting the Columbia River and public power during the construction of the Grand Coulee Dam. Rounder Records


WOODY GUTHRIE: Dust Bowl Ballads

WOODY GUTHRIE: Dust Bowl Ballads

Recorded in 1940 and remastered in 2000, a collection of Woody Guthries song documentation of his experiences during the Dust Bowl and Great Depression. Buddha Records, 2000.


WOODY GUTHRIE: Long Ways To Travel (1944-1949)

WOODY GUTHRIE: Long Ways To Travel (1944-1949)

Previously unreleased masters with accompaniment by Cisco Houston. Smithsonian Folkways, 1994.


WOODY GUTHRIE: Struggle

WOODY GUTHRIE: Struggle

A collection of songs written and recorded by Woody Guthrie in the 1940s documenting the experiences and struggles of working class people and minorities. Smithsonian Folkways, 1990.


WOODY GUTHRIE’S AMERICAN SONG: Cast Album

WOODY GUTHRIES AMERICAN SONG: Cast Album

Off-Broadway musical production which traveled throughout the U.S. and Internationally; conceived and adapted by Peter Glazer. WG1001, 1994.


A TRIBUTE TO WOODY GUTHRIE

A TRIBUTE TO WOODY GUTHRIE

Highlights from tribute concerts at Carnegie Hall (1968) & Hollywood Bowl (1970) with live performances from Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger, Judy Collins, and others. Warner Bros. 1976.


A VISION SHARED: A Tribute To Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly

A VISION SHARED: A Tribute To Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly

Includes performances by Sweet Honey In The Rock, John Mellencamp, U2, and others.
Smithsonian Folkways,1988.


BILLY BRAGG & WILCO: Mermaid Avenue

BILLY BRAGG & WILCO: Mermaid Avenue

Recorded by Billy Bragg and Wilco, Mermaid Avenue is a collection of Woody Guthrie poems set to new music by Billy Bragg and Wilco. Elektra Records,1998.


BILLY BRAGG & WILCO: Mermaid Avenue, Vol. II

BILLY BRAGG & WILCO: Mermaid Avenue, Vol. II

Elektra Records, 2000.


LIBRARY OF CONGRESS RECORDINGS: Woody Guthrie

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS RECORDINGS: Woody Guthrie

Recorded in 1940 by Alan Lomax, this three CD set includes three hours of songs and conversation. Rounder, 1988.


THE ASCH RECORDINGS: Volumes 1-4:

THE ASCH RECORDINGS: Volumes 1-4:

THE ASCH RECORDINGS: Volumes 1-4:

THE ASCH RECORDINGS: Volumes 1-4:

THE ASCH RECORDINGS: Volumes 1-4:

A four volume compilation series of Woody Guthrie recordings from the 1940s for Moses Asch, the founder of Folkways Records. Smithsonian Folkways, 1997.


THE GREATEST SONGS OF WOODY GUTHRIE

THE GREATEST SONGS OF WOODY GUTHRIE

Includes performances from Odetta, The Weavers, Cisco Houston, Jack Elliot and Country Joe McDonald. Vanguard, 1988.


THE VANAVER CARAVAN: Pastures of Plenty

THE VANAVER CARAVAN: Pastures of Plenty

Cast album of The Vanaver Caravan, a dance and theatre show celebrating Woody Guthrie. CV003, 2000.