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Posted by: SophiaClaark  | 

New York City :: NY :: USA | 3 months ago

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The pioneer of the contemporary music and considered to be the legend folk singer Pete Seeger died on Monday. He was 94. He was also a song writer and social activist.  The Americans especially know Seeger as more for his activism in his

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London :: United Kingdom | 3 months ago

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Pete Seeger was a complicated man with a simple message: Make the world better, and be kind while doing it. To accomplish these goals, he harnessed hundreds of years of musical tradition into a single banjo and a single, unyielding human voice. It is

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New York City :: NY :: USA | 3 months ago

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Unlike some of my friends who were weaned on Seeger's music, I encountered the man only later. An image from Alec Wilkinson's 2006 New Yorker profile in particular stands out: Seeger, then in his mid-80s, protesting the Iraq war on a snowy stretch of

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Posted by: robertweller  | 

New York City :: NY :: USA | 3 months ago

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Demonstrating his love for his country with songs bemoaning its failures, Pete Seeger was blacklisted and risked arrest in a nation that felt threatened by communism and leftist

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Posted by: MrGrassroots  | 

Chicago :: IL :: USA | 3 months ago

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Pete Seeger was first and foremost a singer/songwriter who happened to change the world first through his music and then through his political activism. The http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/29/arts/music/pete-seeger-

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New York City :: NY :: USA | 3 months ago

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Pete Seeger, the banjo-picking troubadour who sang for migrant workers, college students and star-struck presidents in a career that introduced generations of Americans to their folk music heritage, died Monday at the age of 94. Seeger's grandson,

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New York City :: NY :: USA | 3 months ago

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American troubadour, folk music singer and activist Pete Seeger has died at a hospital in New York...Seeger's grandson, Kitama Cahill-Jackson, says Seeger died Monday night after being hospitalized for six days. Seeger gained fame as a member of The

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Posted by: Gordonskene  | 

New York City :: NY :: USA | 3 months ago

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Pete LaFarge – story tellin’ this evening.Click on the link here for Audio Player – KRHM-Los Angeles &

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Stockholm :: Sweden | 3 months ago

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It came as a shock last weekend to discover that among my fellow punters at a folk concert back in November 2012 was David Cameron. Speaking to the Mail on Sunday, the Prime Minister slyly hinted at the hipness of his musical tastes by revealing how

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Saint Paul :: Canada | 3 months ago

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Paul-based Red House Records plans to celebrate 30 years as an independent label at a showcase next month. Red House artists will perform Feb. 20 at the 2014 International Folk Alliance Conference in Kansas City, Mo. Eliza Gilkyson, John Gorka and

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