Exclusive 3-CD set accompanied by two beautifully illustrated books containing historic liner notes and Guthrie biography, original concert reviews and photographs, attendees interviews and artists bios, and concert ephemera.
* DeLuxe packaging, two hardcover books
* Total no. of pages: 240, format 27 x 27 cms, in carton slipcase
* Total playing time: 218:22 minutes
* Total number of tracks: 100
* Folk, Singer/Songwriter, Americana
To be released: September 18, 2017
• Two ''Tribute to Woody Guthrie'' concerts were planned after Woody Guthrie’s death on October 3, 1967: at New York City’s Carnegie Hall on January 20th, 1968, and at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on September 12, 1970
• Appearing at the January concert were Judy Collins, Bob Dylan
with members of The Band, Jack Elliott, Arlo Guthrie, Richie Havens, Odetta, Tom Paxton, Pete Seeger.
• Appearing in Los Angeles were Joan Baez, Jack Elliott, Arlo Guthrie, Odetta, Country Joe McDonald, Richie Havens, Earl Robinson
and Pete Seeger.
The house band included members of Swampwater and Ry Cooder
• Originally released on two LPsIn addition, the fabulous 2017 set on Bear Family contains:
• Twenty never before released tracks!
• Bonus tracks include interviews with Judy Collins, Jack Elliott, Arlo Guthrie, Country Joe McDonald, Phil Ochs, Tom Paxton, and Pete Seeger
• Rare photos and never before seen stills from the Hollywood Bowl show film masters
• Essays by Will Kaufman, Wenzel, and Sean Wilentz
• Reproduction of the original 1972 TRO Concert Book includes historic and concert photos with music notations and lyrics.
Bonus tracks with interviews: Arlo Guthrie, Judy Collins, Jack Elliott, Rick Robbins, Country Joe McDonald, Tom Paxton, Phil Ochs, Pete Seeger and Bob Dylan
The Bear Family renowned for their exquisite box set, has served the memory and magic of Woody Guthrie...it is glorious. James Mann / INK 19
To say that this box set from the Bear Family is comprehensive, would be like saying the Rockefeller family can spare a dime.
Ken Spooner / Elmore
Bear Family has boxed up these amazing pieces of history as a lavish 3-CD box set that's not to be missed!
The Fat Angel Sings
It's a beautiful piece of work.
Stunning...Producers Nora Guthrie, Michael Kleff and Steve Rosenthal have done a magnificent job...a beautiful collectors' item.
Mike Regenstreif / Folkroots
(Nora's) inexhaustible efforts have dramatically changed how we view Woody Guthrie in the 21st century, while providing a model for how such multi-faceted artists might be presented to new generations...
Stephen Deusner / Uncut Magazine