DVD Release: The Woody Guthrie All-Star Tribute Concert 1970 

DVD Release Date: June 7, 2019
Price: DVD $13.65
Studio: MVD


The Woody Guthrie All-Star Tribute Concert 1970 at the Hollywood Bowl celebrates the work of America’s legendary folk singer and songwriter. This rare and historic tribute concert has never been seen before. It features Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Pete Seeger, Country Joe McDonald, Odetta, Richie Havens, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott and others in their prime. This concert also features narration by actors Peter Fonda and Will Geer and is produced by 4-Time Emmy Award Winner Jim Brown.

This star-studded event was a fundraiser for the California Chapter of The Committee to Combat Huntington’s Disease (now known as the Hereditary Disease Foundation), as Woody died of Huntington’s disease in 1967.

Extras include 3 never-before-seen songs performed by Joan Baez, Odetta and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, as well as concert rehearsal footage and audio interviews with Arlo Guthrie and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott.

Performances:

-Arlo Guthrie;Joan Baez;Odetta; Pete Seeger;Country Joe McDonald;Richie Havens;Ramblin’ Jack Elliott; Earl Robinson;and band – THIS TRAIN IS BOUND FOR GLORY
-Arlo Guthrie – OKLAHOMA HILLS
Country Joe McDonald – PRETTY BOY FLOYD
Joan Baez; Pete Seeger – SO LONG, IT’S BEEN GOOD TO KNOW YUH
Country Joe McDonald, Arlo Guthrie, Ramblin’ Jack Elliot, Pete Seeger – GOIN’ DOWN THE ROAD FEELING BAD
Pete Seeger; Arlo Guthrie – I AIN’T GOT NO HOME
Arlo Guthrie – DO RE MI
Joan Baez – PLANE WRECK AT LOS GATOS (DEPORTEE)
Odetta – RAMBLIN’ ROUND
Pete Seeger;Earl Robinson – ROLL ON COLUMBIA
-Richie Havens – NINE HUNDRED MILES
Country Joe McDonald – WOMAN AT HOME
Pete Seeger – THE SINKING OF THE REUBEN JAMES
Arlo Guthrie;Joan Baez;Odetta; Pete Seeger;Country Joe McDonald;Richie Havens; Ramblin’ Jack Elliott; Earl Robinson;and band – I’VE GOT TO KNOW
Arlo Guthrie;Joan Baez;Odetta; Pete Seeger;Country Joe McDonald;Richie Havens; Ramblin’ Jack Elliott; Earl Robinson;and band – THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND
Arlo Guthrie;Joan Baez;Odetta; Pete Seeger;Country Joe McDonald;Richie Havens;Ramblin’ Jack Elliott; Earl Robinson;and band – THIS TRAIN IS BOUND FOR GLORY
Ramblin’ Jack Elliott – 1913 MASSACRE
Odetta – JOHN HARDY
Joan Baez – PASTURES OF PLENTY

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