Pete Seeger Songs - What's the Best Song by Pete Seeger?
Pete Seeger's songs run the gamut from songs about civil rights to anti-war folk songs, songs about the environment, and beyond. Whether it's a song he wrote, or one he found and popularized - what's your favorite song by Pete Seeger?
Pete Seeger's Influence on Folk Music
Pete Seeger turns 90 on May 3, 2009, and events are happening all over the world in his honor. Learn more about Pete Seeger's influence on American folk music, particularly protest and topical song, with this overview of Pete Seeger's career and impact.
Known for his topical Folk songs, like "We Shall Overcome," and "If I Had a Hammer."
Essential Pete Seeger Songs
Pete Seeger is one of the most beloved, well-respected artists in the history of American folk music. From his interpretations of old traditional folk songs to his original sing-along-friendly songs about peace and perseverance, Seeger is one of the best artists to meet the craft.
Bruce Springsteen - We Shall Overcome (The Seeger Sessions) CD Review
Bruce Springsteen was right on target with not trying too hard to make this record polished. As a result, it comes off as a rather impromptu affair - something folk music is known for adoring. Still, hard core folkies and true blue Pete Seeger fans may be a little disappointed.
More Great Covers of Songs by Pete Seeger
Here’s a look at some of the magnificent recordings that have been released through the years, featuring other notable artists performing their selections from Pete Seeger’s timeless canon of work.
Clearwater Festival Celebrates 40 Years
In 1966, Pete Seeger invited some friends out for an afternoon on someone's lawn. Since then, the Clearwater Festival (formerly the Great Hudson River Revival), has grown into an annual affair that draws nearly 15,000 visitors.