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The Forward
How To Make an Unorthodox Playlist For Your Orthodox RabbiRoger) McGuinn’s 12-string Rickenbacker and the devotional harmonies provide a
How To Make an Unorthodox Playlist For Your Orthodox Rabbi
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Roger) McGuinn’s 12-string Rickenbacker and the devotional harmonies provide a sturdy support for the lyrics, adapted by Pete Seeger, from the Book of Ecclesiastes. Kinky Friedman and the Texas Jewboys: “Ride ’em Jewboy” This sometimes... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Namedropper, AUgust 25, 2016 -- Hudson swim, Keystone win, DAR awardin. More than 100 swimmers and kayakers participated in the annual fundraising
Namedropper, AUgust 25, 2016 -- Hudson swim, Keystone win, DAR award
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
in. More than 100 swimmers and kayakers participated in the annual fundraising event founded by the late folk singer Pete Seeger and his wife, Toshi, to build and support a protected swimming area in the river for the children of Beacon,... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Titan of the Telecaster Bill Kirchenme. I went back to Newport in '65 to see Dylan go electric. Before the Cody ban
Titan of the Telecaster Bill Kirchen
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
me. I went back to Newport in '65 to see Dylan go electric. Before the Cody band came along, I started with the Weavers and Pete Seeger, which were political. John Hurt was the lighter stuff. I saw Son House and Skip James and people like that, but... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Trump, Ailes, Cosby, Ann Coulter Keep "Playboy Philosophy" AliveDizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and Louis Armstrong, The film includes old TV clip
Trump, Ailes, Cosby, Ann Coulter Keep "Playboy Philosophy" Alive
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and Louis Armstrong, The film includes old TV clips of "Playboy After Dark" with folk singers Pete Seeger and Joan Baez. But many others said that Playboy did nothing more than mainstream pornography from its peep show... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new filmthis July 20, 2014 file photo, singer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks durin
Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new film
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
this July 20, 2014 file photo, singer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks during a memorial tribute concert for folk icon Pete Seeger at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park in New York. Belafonte says it’s unfair that actor-filmmaker Nate Parker’s film... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new filmthis July 20, 2014 file photo, singer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks durin
Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new film
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
this July 20, 2014 file photo, singer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks during a memorial tribute concert for folk icon Pete Seeger at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park in New York. Belafonte says it’s unfair that actor-filmmaker Nate Parker’s film... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new filmthis July 20, 2014 file photo, singer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks durin
Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new film
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
this July 20, 2014 file photo, singer and activist Harry Belafonte speaks during a memorial tribute concert for folk icon Pete Seeger at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park in New York. Belafonte says it’s unfair that actor-filmmaker Nate Parker’s film... Read more
18 related stories
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Music Sandwiched In kicks off new season(jazz/pop) Sept. 7: Spartanburg Little Theatre (“Beauty and the Beast” preview
Music Sandwiched In kicks off new season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
(jazz/pop) Sept. 7: Spartanburg Little Theatre (“Beauty and the Beast” preview) Sept. 14: Spook Handy (Remembering Pete Seeger World Tour/CD release) Oct. 5: The Carolina Players Band (jazz/blues/R&B) Oct. 19: Foothills Oompah Band... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Music Sandwiched In kicks off new season7: Spartanburg Little Theatre (“Beauty and the Beast” preview)

Sept. 14:

Music Sandwiched In kicks off new season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
7: Spartanburg Little Theatre (“Beauty and the Beast” preview)

Sept. 14: Spook Handy (Remembering Pete Seeger World Tour/CD release)

Oct. 5: The Carolina Players Band (jazz/blues/R&B)

Oct. 19: Foothills Oompah... Read more

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Daily Herald
Country rockers Parmalee kick it in RosemontTheatre, 111 W. Main St., St. Charles. Folk. Dvorak presents concert honoring A
Country rockers Parmalee kick it in Rosemont
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Theatre, 111 W. Main St., St. Charles. Folk. Dvorak presents concert honoring American folk icon, songwriter and activist Pete Seeger. $20. (630) 587-8521 or steelbeamtheatre.com. Darius Rucker: 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, Hollywood Casino... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Weekbeen about honoring the genre’s roots and introducing its rising stars. So jus
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
been about honoring the genre’s roots and introducing its rising stars. So just as the first festival featured folk icon Pete Seeger, this year’s 55th anniversary event has stalwarts such as Peter, Paul & Mary’s Peter Yarrow, ’60s folkie Buffy... Read more
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Daily Record
Ani DiFranco plays Newton on Aug. 23aversion to big business,” she said. My instinct told me, ‘Those people are not
Ani DiFranco plays Newton on Aug. 23
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
aversion to big business,” she said. My instinct told me, ‘Those people are not my teachers. Look over there – there’s Pete Seeger and Utah Phillips. Those are people you can learn from.’ ” So DiFranco decided to self-release her records on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Philly Folk festival again mixes the old and the newbeen about honoring the genre's roots and introducing its rising stars. So jus
Philly Folk festival again mixes the old and the new
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
been about honoring the genre's roots and introducing its rising stars. So just as the first festival featured folk icon Pete Seeger, this year's 55th anniversary event has stalwarts such as Peter, Paul & Mary's Peter Yarrow, '60s folkie Buffy... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Out and About – St. Charles$39. Visit www.arcadalive.com/events/wishboneash or call 630-962-7000 for infor
Out and About – St. Charles
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
$39. Visit www.arcadalive.com/events/wishboneash or call 630-962-7000 for information. ‘THE POWER OF SONG’ CONCERT HONORS PETE SEEGER WHEN: 7 p.m. Aug. 20 WHERE: Steel Beam Theatre, 111 W. Main St., St. Charles COST & INFO: Chicago’s “official... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Gabriola Theatre Festival kicks off with toga partyof Time, Never the Last, Marathon, Gruff, Grandpa ’n Me, Campground: A Murder M
Gabriola Theatre Festival kicks off with toga party
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
of Time, Never the Last, Marathon, Gruff, Grandpa ’n Me, Campground: A Murder Mystery in the Woods, The Handmade Tale and Pete Seeger’s the Incompleat Folk Singer. Other activities include a fashion show, an agora street fair, pancake breakfast... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Time Out New York: A festival-filled weekendEast Village and on the Lower East Side. The wildly eclectic lineup includes mu
Time Out New York: A festival-filled weekend
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 18 days ago
East Village and on the Lower East Side. The wildly eclectic lineup includes musicals, dance pieces, classical revivals and plays inspired by the lives of Richard Pryor, Pete Seeger, Jeane Kirkpatrick, Stokely Carmichael and Muammar Qaddafi's... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAout man, sing it out. Everyone knows great revolutions start with the songwrit
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 19 days ago
out man, sing it out. Everyone knows great revolutions start with the songwriters and poets. Well, you could be the next Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, or Jackson Browne by creating an original song about the impacts of climate change, habitat loss,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Penny Lang: Montreal folk singer had a cult followingstaples. Meanwhile, Ms. Lang became enamoured with the contemporary folk scene
Penny Lang: Montreal folk singer had a cult following
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
staples. Meanwhile, Ms. Lang became enamoured with the contemporary folk scene and began listening to the recordings of Pete Seeger, Odetta and others of that ilk. Emerging songwriters such as Bob Dylan and Phil Ochs made an impression as... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
The life of charity singlesthe ones that were any good musically were usually unsuccessful. There had bee
The life of charity singles
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 23 days ago
the ones that were any good musically were usually unsuccessful. There had been musical fundraisers before the 1980s. Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, and Leadbelly did a benefit show for California’s Dust Bowl refugees in 1940. Elvis did a 1961... Read more
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Raw Story
The media rush to blame the working class for Trump shows they have no idea what they’re talking aboutBlast and The Masses. It also produced its bards who sang of protest and politi
The media rush to blame the working class for Trump shows they have no idea what they’re talking about
Raw Story / Posted 25 days ago
Blast and The Masses. It also produced its bards who sang of protest and political liberation: Joe Hill, Woody Guthrie, and Pete Seeger. Even in my own history, for example, my partner’s machinist father took him to the (New York) Village as a child... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
First Fish, Fowl & Folk Festival in Havre de Grace Saturday has plenty of music on tapand English songs that need no translation. Regional favorite Don Shappelle's
First Fish, Fowl & Folk Festival in Havre de Grace Saturday has plenty of music on tap
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
and English songs that need no translation. Regional favorite Don Shappelle's songs are evocative of his mentor, the late Pete Seeger – easy to sing along to with thoughtful lyrics that pack a punch. A staunch advocate of our Chesapeake Bay and... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Loudon Wainwright confronts the land of Trumphe quips. "When I was a teenager, I used to go to the Newport Folk Festival; fo
Loudon Wainwright confronts the land of Trump
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 27 days ago
he quips. "When I was a teenager, I used to go to the Newport Folk Festival; folk was a big deal. Phil Ochs was there, Pete Seeger was there. Bob Dylan was singing 'The Times They Are A-Changin'.' There was a whole group of people who were... Read more
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The Forward
Bernie Krause Played With Pete Seeger and Inspired an Animal Orchestrahas traveled the world, capturing natural sounds of creatures and environments
Bernie Krause Played With Pete Seeger and Inspired an Animal Orchestra
The Forward / Posted 28 days ago
has traveled the world, capturing natural sounds of creatures and environments large and small. Since briefly replacing Pete Seeger in the folk-singing group “The Weavers” in 1963, Krause has gone on to contribute synthesizer performances to... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
James Mairs Of Westhampton Beach DiesMairs followed his “retirement” by forming a private press, Quantuck Lane Press
James Mairs Of Westhampton Beach Dies
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 29 days ago
Mairs followed his “retirement” by forming a private press, Quantuck Lane Press. He assisted hundreds of authors including Pete Seeger (folksinger), and John Silber (Boston University), Bruce Catton, plus celebrated historical, non-fiction, and... Read more

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