NEW! Woody Guthrie: All-Star Tribute Concert 1970 DVD
Film produced & directed by Jim Brown
Original concert produced by Harold Leventhal
Original concert film produced by Frederic Underhill and David Myers
The Woody Guthrie All-Star Tribute Concert 1970 at the Hollywood Bowl celebrates the work of America's greatest folk singer.
This rare and vintage historic tribute concert has never been seen before. It features Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Pete Seeger, Country Joe McDonald, Odetta, Richie Havens, Ramblin' Jack Elliott and others in their prime. This concert was narrated by actors Peter Fonda and Will Geer.
This star-studded event was a fundraiser for the California Chapter of The Committee to Combat Huntington's Disease now known as the Hereditary Disease Foundation (HDF) as Woody died of Huntington's disease in 1967.
In addition to this rare concert the DVD includes approx 10 mins of bonus material which will include additional songs and rare 1970 rehearsal footage.
*All proceeds to benefit HDF.
DVD. 62 min. Jim Brown Productions.