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Topic: 100
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Gander at Guthrie

The making of 'Woody at 100.'

With all the Woody Guthrie coverage in today’s Gazette to commemorate the Okie folkie’s centennial, you may wish to take a peek at the mini-documentary The Making of Woody at 100.

It details Smithsonian Folkways’ efforts at compiling the new, three-disc box set, Woody at 100, which:
• came out yesterday;
• features 57 songs in total, 21 of them previously unreleased performances and six never-before-heard; and
• includes a 154-page book with essays and art galore.

Take a gander at the label’s restoration process and behind-the-scenes work:



Hey! Read This:
Know your Woody!  
Woody Guthrie's legacy  

by Rod Lott 07.11.2012 2 years ago
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Stage it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Relive 100 Years of Broadway in, oh, a couple of hours in an all-star musical revue kicking off at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday — the first of eight performances scheduled through Feb. 17 at Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker. Tickets are $15- $55. Call 297-2264 or visit okcciviccenter.com.

Tuesday-Wednesday, Feb. 13, ongoing

 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Homeward bound

OKC’s chronically homeless population receives help from a nationwide campaign.


News

Greg Horton
The Oklahoma City-based Homeless Alliance has joined forces with a national campaign dubbed 100,000 Homes, which seeks to find shelter and medical care for the chronically homeless and medically vulnerable.
 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Various artists — Woody Guthrie at 100!: Live at the Kennedy Center


Folk

Zach Hale
Few 20th-century figures were more influential than Woody Guthrie. The folk icon and Oklahoma native has a legacy and scope that span the musical stratosphere, predating and inspiring genres from country to punk rock.
 
Tuesday, June 25, 2013

What have you done?


CFN

Gazette staff
Students at the University of Oklahoma have been making art for 100 years — what have you been doing? The School of Art and Art History will hold its annual art show Jan. 14 and celebrate its centennial with a public reception and awards ceremony.
 
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Past, present, future

Oklahoma’s Century Chest exhibit bares unique Indian artifacts from a 100-year-old time capsule.


News

Kevan Goff-Parker
When the Oklahoma Century Chest was opened in April, 100 years after the time capsule was buried, Chad Williams, director of research at the Oklahoma History Center, was surprised.
 
Monday, December 30, 2013
 
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