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Folkstage
July 14, 2007

A WOODY GUTHRIE BIRTHDAY PARTY
featuring Fred Holstein, Fleming Brown, Art Thieme, Ed Holstein, Claudia Schmidt, and Stephen Wade, with an introduction by Ray Nordstrand
Recorded in the WFMT Studio, 500 N. Michigan Avenue
July 12, 1975

  1. Ensemble: Happy Birthday (to Woody) (Mildred J. Hill)
  2. Ensemble: Ain't Gonna Be Treated This Way
  3. Ray Nordstrand: spoken introduction
  4. Fred Holstein, Art Thieme and ensemble: This Land Is Your Land
  5. Art Thieme w/ Fleming Brown: Ballad of October 16
  6. Art Thieme: Sally Don't You Grieve
  7. Art Thieme: East Texas Red
  8. Fred Holstein: Better World A'Coming
  9. Fleming Brown: The 1913 Massacre
  10. Ed Holstein: Blue Eyes
  11. Ed Holstein: Talking New York City Blues
  12. Claudia Schmidt reading from The Hard Traveling of Woody Guthrie
  13. Claudia Schmidt: Pastures of Plenty
  14. Steve Wade reading On Bloody Rags
  15. Fleming Brown: I Don't Mind Marrying (excerpt) / talking about Cisco Houston
  16. Fred Holstein: I'm Taking It Easy
  17. Fred Holstein w/Fleming Brown: The Sinking of the Reuben James
  18. Fred Holstein: Keep My Roots A-Growin'
  19. Fleming Brown: a brief reading from Woody Guthrie
  20. Stephen Wade: A Letter from Woody

All songs by Woody Guthrie unless otherwise noted.

Engineer-producer-host: Rich Warren