Thursday Dec 12
In the Jungle: The Story of "Mbube"
In 1939, Solomon Linda was a young Zulu herdsman and singer who had moved to Johannesburg, South Africa, to make his fortune.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind
A treasure trove of historical footage of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era. Featuring Pete Seeger and Judy Collins, Harry Belafonte , Bobby Darin, and more.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
You can't stop tragedies, but you have to go on
Roger Sprung, an internationally known banjo player and teacher, leads a spaghetti and bluegrass jam session on the first Saturday of each month at the Newtown United Methodist Church, near Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Husband-and-wife folk-rock duo Johnny Irion and Sarah Lee Guthrie turn far-reaching roots into modern-day success When it comes to good artistic genes, Sarah a Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion have it made.
VIDEO: Stephen Colbert talks trash to fellow Grammy nominee Pete Seeger
The comedian and host of "The Colbert Report" has won seven Emmy awards - four for his Comedy Central news satire show - and a Grammy in 2010.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Albany Times Union
Pete Seeger among regiona s Grammy nominees
Also nominated is Pete Seeger , the globally beloved folk icon who lives in Beacon.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Folk's living legend Oscar Brand to broadcast his 68th folk music radio show Saturday night
Real folk music fans know the name of Oscar Brand, a folk music treasure who hung out with Woody Guthrie, helped create "Sesame Street" and, at age 93, continues to host a folk music show in New York.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
In the Footsteps of Seeger and Guthrie, Vermont Folk Singer Rik Palieri Travels the Almanac Trail
Just when I thought All was lost, you changed my mind. You gave me hope And showed me that we could learn to share in time.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New York Daily News
Prayer to Pope Francis: Upper West Side nonprofit asks the Vatican for help in landlord drama
An Upper West Side Spanish language cultural center is praying the Pope can help save the institution from the hells of eviction.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Historic folk-song collection inspires film, live broadcast on Mountain Lake PBS
Mountain Lake PBS will air a special live broadcast Dec. 6 to introduce the public to a rare collection of folk songs from the Adirondacks.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Work o' The Weavers in Milford
Work o' The Weavers, the folk quartet that Pete Seeger called "four wonderful people who've picked up where The Weavers left off," makes their southern New Hampshire debut Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. at The Amato Center for the Performing Arts.
Weavers Singer Ronnie Gilbert an Audio Hit at Sunday's Tribute Show
Upstaging local hero Pete Seeger on his home turf of Beacon, New York..especially at a Weavers tribute show may have seemed unimaginable.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
James Lumsden Music and community on Thanksgiving Eve
I have been thinking a great deal about Thanksgiving these days, especially our commitment to care for the wider community as part of our celebration, and that includes the power of music-making and community-building.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Largo Cultural welcomes McGuinn
Chicago native Roger McGuinn returns to the Tampa Bay area Friday, Nov. 22, 8 p.m., performing at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo.