The Torn Flag isn't among Pete Seeger
's particularly memorable tracks.
It all brings to mind the song of the late Pete Seeger
'Little boxes all made of ticky tacky' and they all look just the same.
That led to his first published book, co-authored with folksinger Pete Seeger
in 1965: The Twelve-String Guitar as Played by Leadbelly.
Legendary musician, songwriter and TV host Pete Seeger
was one of the esteemed social activists of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Pete-Pak is a CD with companion DVD that celebrates the life and music of Pete Seeger
. 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.
Synopsis: Compiled and edited by Nadine Hoover, enhanced with Forewords by Pete Seeger
and Musa Akhmadov, "The Power of Goodness: Art and Stories for a Culture of Peace" is comprised of short stories of nonviolence and reconciliation from the lives of real people capture the excitement of action, the joy of seeing from new perspectives, and the encouragement of witnessing small acts that make big differences.
Other songs draw inspiration an African folk tale ("Abiyoyo"), the late yet beloved folk music performer Pete Seeger
("Garden Song"), and the cultures of other nations; Raffi sings in Spanish for "Somos El Barco" and French for "Dans La Foret Lointaine".
Preface by Pete Seeger
& Foreword by Billy Bragg
Also, Bicycle's song catalogue includes works by Roy Ayers, Glen Ballard, Marty Balin, Sammy Cahn, Wes Farrell, The Fixx, Foghat, Marvin Hamlisch, Billie Holiday, Robert Johnson, Montell Jordan, Cyndi Lauper, Ernie Maresca, Marilyn Manson, Night Ranger, Nine Inch Nails, Jim Peterik, Pete Seeger
, Third Eye Blind, Tammy Wynette and Dwight Yoakam, amongst others.
The audience will be invited to sing, laugh, cry, and enjoy each other as Kristen shares the stories behind her music - from sharing the Lincoln Center stage with Peter Yarrow, to sharing lentil soup and conversation with Pete Seeger
- this is an evening of stories and songs you won't want to miss!
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.