The late Woody Guthrie is one of America’s greatest songwriters. Bluegrass icon Del McCoury was dubbed a “national treasure” by The Washington Post. Though Woody’s career concluded before Del’s began, the two teamed up across time as Del set Woody’s handwritten lyrics to music. The Woody Guthrie archives feature close to 3,000 song lyrics that were never set to music. Woody’s daughter Nora Guthrie asked Del to resurrect them, and the result is nothing short of fantastic.
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