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New box set to celebrate Woody Guthrie's 100th birthday

Published June 14, 2012 10:02 am

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In honor of the Woody Guthrie Centennial, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings will release the new box set "Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection: on July 10, four days before the treasured musician would have turned 100 years old.Watch the behind-the-scenes-mini documentary "The Making of Woody at 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection from Smithsonian Folkways" at http://youtu.be/UFUyjFTzi2UFor a special pre-sale including an instant album download and to hear a previously unreleased Woody Guthrie song, visit: http://www.folkways.si.edu/woodyat100On July 10, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings will also release "Little Seed: Songs for Children by Woody Guthrie" by Elizabeth Mitchell featuring re-imagined renditions of 13 kid-friendly Guthrie classics. Stream "This Land Is Your Land" and "Bling Blang": http://goo.gl/XMxoK.