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Live from The Guthrie Center:

The Talkin’ Series

Arlo Guthrie welcomes special guests for an evening of music, discussion, and audience Q & A, to be filmed for broadcast.

The Guthrie Center and Rising Son Records present Live from The Guthrie Center: The Talkin’ Series. In a special setting this August, Arlo Guthrie will host four evenings with special musical guests and speakers. Each night will begin with a song performed by Arlo who will then introduce our special musical guest. For the second half of the evening, there will be a panel discussion followed by a Q&A from the audience. Each event will be filmed for future broadcast.

Ticket Prices Per Show: Members: $90.00 / General: $100.00 / VIP: $150.00*
* includes pre-show reception at 6:00 PM and priority seating.
Tickets for this series are available online, below!
Doors open at 6:30 PM; Show starts at 7:30 PM.

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Live from The Guthrie Center

August 1, 2018
Talkin’ Family Archives with Cole Quest and The City Pickers & Anna Canoni

A group of New York City musicians connected by friendship and a love of bluegrass. Cole Quest, grandson of the folk icon Woody Guthrie, has brought together a collection of eclectic players who have gained recognition on the NYC scene. Performing both Quest’s original tunes as well as traditional favorites, The City Pickers bring their special brand of high-spirited talent to the stage, with up-beat, knee slapping energy and a high lonesome sound that’ll leave you wanting more.
Anna Canoni (granddaughter of Woody and Senior Operations Manager of Woody Guthrie Publications) will join the discussion.


Live from The Guthrie Center

August 8, 2018
Talkin’ Shenandoah

Featuring Terry “A La Berry” Hall, Steve and Carol Ide, David Grover and Rob Putnam, Shenandoah backed Arlo from the mid-seventies through the eighties. Some members recently reunited to accompany Arlo for his 2016-2017 Running Down the Road tour. Comprised of local Berkshire musicians, Shenandoah toured the world with Arlo and recorded three albums with the folksinger. Each member of this band has a catalog of stories and experiences from their adventurous days on the road.
Bruce Clapper, Guthrie’s audio engineer and road manager through the decades, will join the discussion.


Live from The Guthrie Center

August 15, 2018
Talkin’ Guthrie Family

Featuring Abe, Cathy, Annie, and Sarah Lee Guthrie
Aside from their independent projects, the Guthrie kids especially enjoy getting together to play as The Guthrie Family. Be it joining their dad at the annual show at Carnegie Hall or family tours, The Guthrie Family presents family traditions passed down through generations in spirit and song.


Live from The Guthrie Center

August 29, 2018
Talkin’ Bromberg

David Bromberg (legendary performer and Arlo’s good friend through many years touring and playing music together)
His incredible journey spans five-and-a-half decades, and includes — but is not limited to — adventures with Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jerry Garcia, and music and life lessons from seminal blues guitarist Reverend Gary Davis, who claimed the young Bromberg as a son. A musician’s musician, Bromberg’s mastery of several stringed instruments (guitar, fiddle, Dobro, mandolin), and multiple styles is legendary, leading Dr. John to declare him an American icon. In producing John Hartford’s hugely influential Aereo-Plain LP, Bromberg even co-invented a genre: Newgrass.


See the Troubadour Series page for information on Troubadour Series concerts.

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