The Woody Guthrie Center, a 12,000 square foot facility that holds more than 10,000 items, opened in Tulsa.
In other Guthrie news, stream “Chairman Meow,” a song from Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion’s Wassaic Way, which will be released August 6.
Chuck Dauphin spotlights Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally for The 615. (Dauphin has been hospitalized for complications related to diabetes; a Paypal account has been set up for anyone who wishes to donate.)
Juli Thanki is the editor of Engine 145 and a freelance writer whose work has appeared in the Washington Post, Bluegrass Unlimited, and M Music & Musicians Magazine. In 2011 she received the International Bluegrass Music Association Print Media Person of the Year award.