Arlo Guthrie Information

Taking Woodstock

Taking Woodstock is a new comedy directed by Oscar winner Ang Lee (who did Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon,) inspired by the memoirs of Elliot Tiber. Elliot and his family inadvertently play a role in making the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening it was, forty years ago. If the trailers are any indication, […]

Woodstock 40 Years of Peace & Music

Forty years ago the Woodstock Music and Art Fair started out as a modest venture between four businessmen, and grew into a pivotal moment in rock history that touched millions of lives. This weekend marks the 40th anniversary of the music festival and there’s a multitude of tributes including websites and box sets. Rhino Entertainment […]

Happy Birthday Arlo Guthrie

Happy Birthday to Arlo Guthrie, who celebrates his 61st birthday today. I hear his most famous work, “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree” every Thanksgiving, when the true-to-life events happened in the song. A friend of mine can recite the entire 18 minute satire from memory. Now that’s a true fan. Other Guthrie favorites of mine are “The […]

Look Who Turned 60 In 2007

Who says classic rock is dead? 2007 was a big year for classic rock band reunions, with some really big tours (like Genesis) and special shows (like Spinal Tap appearing at Live Earth and the recent Led Zeppelin benefit concert.) Musicians, singers & songwriters who turned 60 this year: Gregg Allman (Allman Brothers Band) Dec. […]