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Pete Seeger To Be Remembered At Five-day Festival

Late folk legend Pete Seeger is to be honoured with a free five-day festival in New York this summer (Jul14).The Seeger Fest, which will run from 17-21 July (14), will celebrate the lives of the...

The World Mourns Death Of Musician And Activist, Pete Seeger

US folk legend Pete Seeger has passed away at the age of 94, The Times report. The exact cause has not been announced, but Seeger reportedly passed away at a New York hospital following a...

Pete Seeger's Wife Dies

Folk legend Pete Seeger is in mourning following the death of his wife.Artist and activist Toshi Seeger passed away on Tuesday night (09Jul13) at the age of 91. Toshi and her husband founded environmental...

Bruce Springsteen & Pete Seeger To Be Inducted Into Academy Of Arts & Sciences

Bruce Springsteen and folk legend Pete Seeger are to be inducted into the American Academy of Arts & Sciences as part of the class of 2013.The two musicians join Herbie Hancock, Robert De Niro and...

Pete Seeger To Release All-star Duets

Folk legend Pete Seeger has teamed up with stars including Bruce Springsteen and Emmylou Harris for an album of duets.Steve Earle, Dar Williams and Rage Against The MAChine rocker Tom Morello have also recorded collaborations...

Pete Seeger Lands Arts And Letters Prize

Veteran folk star Pete Seeger is set to receive a special honour from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in recognition of his long-running music career.The 92 year old will be presented with the...

Pete Seeger, 92, Aims For Billboard Chart Record

Today (March 19, 2012) marks the 50th anniversary of the release of Bob Dylan's debut album. A four-Cd tribute album to the legendary artist has been released, in aid of Amnesty International and LA Times...

Pete Seeger On Course To Break Tony Bennett's Chart Record With Dylan Anniversary Release

Folk icon Pete Seeger is aiming for the top of the world's pop charts and the chance to break Tony Bennett's six-month-old record, as the oldest person to score a hit, with an apt version...

Pete Seeger Sings For Wall Street Protesters

Veteran folk star Pete Seeger put on an impromptu performance for the Occupy Wall Street protesters in New York on Friday night (21Oct11), ending a march through Manhattan with a song.The 92-year-old music legend joined...

Lou Reed Pays Tribute To Woodie Guthrie

Lou Reed and Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello appear on a new album paying tribute to Woody Guthrie. Late folk Legend Woody's daughter, Nora, and bass player Rob Wasserman have assembled a cast of...

Seeger Urged To Scrap Israel Show

Folk music legend PETE SEEGER has been asked to abandon an upcoming concert in Israel and show his support for a Palestinian-led cultural boycott of the nation.The singer/songwriter is billed to perform at the With...

Washington Civil Rights Concert Tops Greatest Gigs Poll

The March on Washington event in 1963, featuring BOB DYLAN, JOAN BAEZ and folk icon PETE SEEGER, has beaten THE BEATLES' ED SULLIVAN shows and Dylan's controversial Newport Folk Festival gig to top a list...

Stars Gather To Celebrate Seeger's 90th

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, JOHN MELLENCAMP and DAVE MATTHEWS were among stars who gathered to celebrate folk icon PETE SEEGER's 90th birthday with a tribute concert on Sunday (03May09). More than 40 stars and 15,000 fans came out...

Stars Come Out To Celebrate Seeger's 90th

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, EDDIE VEDDER and JOHN MELLENCAMP will help ring in folk icon PETE SEEGER's 90th birthday in May (09) as part of an all-star tribute concert. Springsteen, who performed with Seeger on the steps of...

Seeger Receives Belated Apology

Folk singer PETE SEEGER has won an apology from a San Diego, California school board - almost 50 years after he was forced to sign an oath against communism or cancel a concert planned at...

Musician Topples Republican Stalwart

Ex-rocker JOHN HALL has kicked longtime Republican lawmaker SUE KELLY out of office in America's Congressional race. Hall, who wrote the 1970s pop tunes STILL THE ONE and DANCE WITH ME with his group ORLEANS,...

Godsmack Lead Top Debuts On The Us Album Chart

Rockers GODSMACK have returned to the top of the US album charts by debuting new album IV at number one on the new Billboard 200. It's the group's second debut at the top - their...

Springsteen Joins Superstars At New Orleans Festival

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN is taking his new group to the 2006 New Orleans Jazz + Heritage Festival, making the April and May (06) event one of the year's top tickets. Springsteen retired his E STREET BAND...

Springsteen Covers Seeger

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN is set to pay tribute to his favourite PETE SEEGER tunes on the rocker's first covers album. The BORN IN THE USA singer is a huge fan of the American folk legend and...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

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