Arlo Guthrie Plans to Mark His Dad’s 100th Birthday at the Colonial Nov.16 [Berkshire on Stage]
Pittsfield, MA – Arlo Guthrie will play the Colonial Theatre on November 16 at 8pm to honor his father, Woody Guthrie, and all that he contributed to Folk Music. For this concert only, Arlo will be accompanied by his family, to celebrate Woody Guthrie’s life and music.
Arlo Guthrie has always honored his father in song as well as in life. With the centennial of Woody’s 100th birthday approaching, Arlo’s new tour is a celebration of Woody Guthrie’s immeasurable contributions to the landscape of American folk music. Best known for his song “This Land is Your Land,” Woody was a giant in the folk movement, inspiring a generation of new folk musicians, including Ramblin’ Jack Elliott and Bob Dylan.
NOTE: Arlo Guthrie will also celebrate the centennial of Woody Guthrie’s birthday with a concert at The Egg in Albany on Saturday (November 17).