Legendary musician, songwriter and TV host Pete Seeger
was one of the esteemed social activists of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Included are a fully remastered edition of "Pete" (Seeger's first album to win a Grammy award), a new "Pete Seeger
at the Living Music Festival DVD" showcasing three historic videos of Pete Seeger
in live performance, and two booklets with excerpts of books and articles authored by Pete Segger himself, as well as David Dunaway's 1990 biography of Pete.
Mickey Vandow grew up in New York City where Charity Bailey and Pete Seeger
introduced him to folk music.
His second album includes a version of Les Rice's Banks Of Marble, written in the 1940s and covered by Pete Seeger
and Leo Kottke (with Los Lobos) and the sentiments are as true today as when it was composed.
Woody's son Arlo and Pete Seeger
speak about the significance of Woody's music and how it influenced so many other musicians including Bob Dylan.
, who died on January 27, 2014, was no exception.
A Pete Seeger
Songfest,'' with Jim Scott, guitarist and singer, 8 p.
wrote or co-wrote "If I Had a Hammer," "Turn, Turn, Turn," and "Where Have All the Flowers Gone.
Over three quarters of a century, Pete Seeger
has built a towering career in the American folk music scene, both through his singing and through the social causes he championed.
Nada es casual y apenas unas semanas atras, en la luminosa oscuridad de un cine, viendo la formidable Inside Llewyn Davis de los hermanos Ethan y Joel Coen, me pregunte que seria de la vida de Pete Seeger
died January 27, 2014, at the age of ninety-four.
I thought of Malvina a couple weeks ago, when much was said of the passing of the great Pete Seeger
, who sang from a similar hymn sheet, musically and politically.