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  1. Celebrate Thanksgiving with 'Alice's Restaurant' at The GuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... good and bad, beautiful and ugly, and idealism of that time (and the beginning of its decline). An appearance by Pete Seeger and a duet he plays with Arlo is particularly moving. This comes as Arlo is visiting his ailing father (Woody Guthrie played ...

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  2. Greatest moments of past 80 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... director Akira Kurosawa coming in at No67, and the landmark protest anthem We Shall Overcome , popularised by Pete Seeger, ranked at 72 - there was an undisputed winner that brought people around the world together. Judged to be the single most ...

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  3. Folk Project presents' Winter Holiday Benefit Concert,' Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and Kerrville New Folk award winner, Hall has appeared on stages and recordings with icons Peter Yarrow and Pete Seeger. He fronted several high-profile NYC folk-rock and rock bands in the 70s and 80s before returning to his singer-songwriter roots ...

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  4. The 80 greatest moments in the last 80 years: The people and events that shaped our worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | The Raw Story

    ... director Akira Kurosawa coming in at No 67, and the landmark protest anthem We Shall Overcome, popularised by Pete Seeger , ranked at 72 - there was an undisputed winner that brought people around the world together. In first place, judged to be the ...

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  5. Folk singer Peter Yarrow to join Newtown children in concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | TheDay.Com

    In this July 20, 2014, AP file photo, Singer-songwriter Peter Yarrow of the 1960's era musical trio "Peter Paul and Mary" waves the crowd during a memorial tribute concert for folk icon and civil rights activist Pete Seeger at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park in New York. NEWTOWN, Conn.

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  6. Tickets on sale for Paul, Day in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    Tickets are on sale now for the March 13 concert by Ellis Paul and Howie Day at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. The Friday night show will start 7:30 p.m. Folk singer/songwriter Paul is a key figure in what has become known as the Boston school of songwriting - a literate, provocative and urbanely romantic folk-pop style that helped ignite the folk revival of the 1990s. His pop music songs have appeared in movies and on television, bridging the gap between the modern folk sound and the populist traditions of Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger.

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  7. The Kruger Brothers' music, from the Alps to the AppalachiansRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    ... they were living in Switzerland. Their father had studied in the U.S. in the '50s; the music of Scruggs, Monroe, Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie became their transcontinental textbooks. When he was 10, Jens got a Pete Seeger songbook and a proper ...

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  8. Joan Baez forever young in VancouverRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... previous bouts with laryngitis or effects of her present age. Highlights of the evening included her tribute to Pete Seeger with " Where Have All The Flowers Gone?," and covers of Simon & Garfunkel's " The Boxer," the Animals' "House of the Rising ...

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  9. Review: Joan Baez stands strong in Vancouver concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... hearing Baez unadorned, on her own, singing Where Have All The Flowers Gone in tribute to inspirational figure Pete Seeger, who died in January. (Baez was also scheduled to perform a workshop session honouring Seeger at the Folk Fest.) Cast in a ...

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  10. Folk Artists Celebrate David Amram's 84th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Oyster Bay Enterprise Pilot

    On Nov. 20, at 7 p.m., producer Jason Samel of Movement Music Records in association with Love Revolution and Gold Coast Arts Center presents, "David Amram's 84th Birthday Concert: Remembering Pete Seeger" at The Hillwood Recital Hall At Tilles Center on campus at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd, Brookville. Net proceeds will benefit the 501 Gold Coast Arts Center, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the arts through education, exhibition, performance and outreach.

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  11. Joan Baez reclaims her voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Baez was forced to cancel her headlining appearance, which included a workshop session in tribute to folk hero Pete Seeger, the man who inspired her to sing, due to severe laryngitis brought on by bad weather at outdoor concerts before the Vancouver ...

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  12. Great voices: Kelly Oliver performing with Dave SwarbrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Oxford Times

    ... Merry Hell, Steeleye Span's Peter Knight, Edwina Hayes and a clutch more perform a cover of Peggy's brother, Pete Seeger's 1960 classic Where Have All The Flowers Gone? The song, opened by BBC 2 Folk Award winner Lucy Ward, has more than 40 separate ...

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  13. We Three Duos holiday concert coming to Park RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... band Daisycutter. Sara has also worked as an accompanist with various artists including Richard Shindell, Pete Seeger , Eliza Gilkyson, and The McKrells. Greg has performed in a number of musical genres, from Irish music ( guitarist with Eileen ...

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  14. Folk legend Peter Yarrow brings 'Peter Paul and Mary' to New Orleans Book Fest, Nov. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... We had our own approach to harmony, our own arrangements, but in our politics and music fundamentals we emulated Pete Seeger and the Weavers. Those were the trailblazers for us. And they weren't the only ones. We stood on the shoulders of Union ...

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  15. Only known color photo of north Louisiana folk music icon Lead Belly revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... shortly before his death in December 1949 in New York. A close friend of fellow folk icons Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger, Huddie "Lead Belly" Ledbetter spent time in prison in both Louisiana and Texas before being "discovered" by traveling ...

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  16. Don McLean to find his favored footing in Norwalk this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... from stage to stage throughout the country. It brought him into contact with such folk performers as the late Pete Seeger and Josh White , whose stage presences served as an inspiration to the aspiring musician. "They would create a dramatic aura on ...

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  17. An Evening with John McCutcheon at the me and thee on November 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Patch.com

    On Friday, November 14, the me&thee welcomes back John McCutcheon to its stage. Pete Seeger described John as not only one of the best musicians in the USA, but also a great singer, songwriter, and song leader.

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  18. Wayfaring Strangers traces the evolution of Appalachian musicRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    GENEAOLOGY OF A SONG: From left, Wayfaring Stranger authors Doug Orr and Fiona Ritchie interview the late folk musician Pete Seeger. Photo by Darcy Orr When Fiona Ritchie first came to North Carolina, "people heard my accent and they'd say, 'Oh, I'm Scots-Irish,'" she remembers.

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  19. Newton Family Singers Turns FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    For five years, the Newton Family Singers has brought together family, community and music to entertain and delight audiences in the Greater Boston area. For this special anniversary show, we have chosen our favorite numbers from our past seasons by artists such as Pete Seeger, Cat Stevens, Carole King, The Eagles, Sweet Honey in the Rock and others from the American folk tradition.

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  20. Happy 2014 RIP Video Birthday to Mary Travers and Tom FogertyRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | Aquarius Papers

    ... "Waukegan." (There's also a gag number as part of the show. Enjoy a slice of humor from 50 years agoa .) Here's Pete Seeger doing an intro to PP & M in a clip of a live performance at the 1963 Newport Folk Festival doing a song Pete wrote, "If I Had ...

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