Posts tagged "pete seeger"

Pete Seeger Tribute Show Will Go On, With Posthumous Woody Guthrie Prize

Pete Seeger may be gone, but a tribute concert honoring the late folk legend’s legacy will go on. As Billboard notes, the Grammy Museum and…
Kyle McGovern / January 31, 2014

Get to Know Pete Seeger in This Free Streaming PBS Documentary

Pete Seeger’s passing on Monday, January 27, was a sad affair, but the man accomplished an incredible amount in his 94 years on this earth,…
Chris Martins / January 30, 2014

Pete Seeger Was a Boss During His House Un-American Activities Inquisition

Folk lion Pete Seeger passed away on Monday at the age of 94. President Barack Obama has honored his legacy with a touching statement, calling…
Chris Martins / January 28, 2014

Pete Seeger, Folk Lion and Social Activist, Dead at 94

To understand what Pete Seeger represented, you might start with the most powerful song in his repertoire. “Nobody knows exactly who wrote the original,” the…
Marc Hogan / January 28, 2014

7 Best Moments of the Newport Folk Fest

Roughly equidistant from New York and Boston, Newport, RI, is an old-money vacation town where, for one summer weekend a year, flashy cars, big yachts,…
William Goodman / August 3, 2009