July 18, 2012

That Band member Billy Peterson and Minneapolis singer/songwriter Larry Long were headlining the 15th Woody Guthrie Festival in Okemah/Oklahoma, that would have been the 100th birthday of American, historic folk icon Woody Guthrie. Mary Joe Guthrie Egmon, Woody's younger sister was thrilled to celebrate Woody in his home town. "There's just no word for it, really. Woody is from where he belongs", she said, "his music was all about simplicity...".
In the picture from left to right: Pete Watercott, Billy Peterson (standing), Marie Jo Guthrie Edgmon, Larry Long.