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Thread #10911 Message #2708460
Posted By: Stringsinger
25-Aug-09 - 05:35 PM
Thread Name: Woody Guthrie: One Man Show
Subject: RE: Woody Guthrie: One Man Show
Woody has become an icon. I remember him from my days in Topanga Canyon.
The mythologizing of a person is inherent in the popularity that they have.
I remember when "This Land Is Your Land" was just considered another song.
The danger in One Man Shows is that all kinds of stuff is added to it that really didn't