She’s the daughter of Arlo Guthrie and the granddaughter of Woody. He’s the grand nephew of John Steinbeck. That’s a lot of populist American history for one humble folk-singing duo.

Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion dropped by the Acoustic Guitar studios recently for an AG Session in which they talked with us about their enormous legacy. They also performed a few songs, including Woody Guthrie’s “There’ll Be No Church Tonight.”


For more information on this talented duo descended from a rather storied American lineage, check out their website.

For more Acoustic Guitar Sessions, check out the archive.