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The Dust Bowl Balladeer


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2/4. Billy Bragg goes on the trail of American folk legend
Woody Guthrie (1912-67) to tell the story of an artist who influenced so many - including Bob Dylan , who called him "my last hero" - yet who lived so simply, riding hobo on the trains and hitching his way across the heart of America in the wake of the great dust storms of the 1930s. Contributors include Arlo Guthrie , Bruce Springsteen , Pete Seeger ,
Ramblin' Jack Elliott , Country Joe McDonald , Tom Paxton , Donovan, Ralph McTell and Bob Geldof.


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The Dust Bowl Balladeer

BBC Radio 2, 1 February 2008 19.00

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