Join the This Land is Your Land Project by uploading your rendition of the song. Here's what to do in a few easy steps!
View the lyrics and
sheet music here »
- Record your rendition with your smart phone, computer, web-cam or camera. Be creative! To be considered, please record the official lyrics provided.
- Upload your video to YouTube and save the link.
- Fill out the form below and send us your YouTube link!
For good and valuable consideration, receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, You grant THIRTEEN the right to display and distribute the recording of your performance of the song "This Land Is Your Land" written by Woody Guthrie and published by The Richmond Organization o/b/o Ludlow Music, Inc. (the "Recording") and incorporate the Recording, in whole or in part, into the This Land Is Your Land Project (the "Project"). THIRTEEN may edit the Project and use and license others to use the Recording and any version of the Project, including excerpts therefrom, in all manner and media, now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe in perpetuity. The foregoing shall include the right to use the Recording for promotional purposes.
You agree that as between You and THIRTEEN, THIRTEEN is the sole owner of all rights in the Recording and any program or project in which the Performance are incorporated, and that THIRTEEN has the irrevocable right to edit the Recording, and use and license others to use the Recording, and any version of any program in which the Recording are incorporated, including excerpts therefrom, in all manner and media, now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe without limitation as to time, including the use of the Recording (and Project excerpts containing same) for institutional promotion and publicity purposes.
You further acknowledge that you do not acquire any benefit or rights in the song This Land Is Your Land, as a result of using it in connection with the Project.
You expressly release THIRTEEN, the Woody Guthrie Foundation, the Guthrie Family, The Richmond Organization, and their underwriters, licensees and assigns from any privacy, defamation or other claims You may have arising out of the broadcast, exhibition, publication, promotion and other uses of the Recording.
You warrant and represent that you have the right to enter into this Release and grant the rights herein granted.