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Fogerty recreates music phenomenon of 1969

...during the writing for that album that he thought back to a folk festival he had attended as a teenager, at which he saw Pete Seeger share a film of early folk icon Ledbelly playing a 12-string guitar tuned down from the normal E key to D."With...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-06/fogerty-recreates-mus
Lead Belly still being celebrated for music

...hits for those who followed him.Just months after his death, the folk group The Weavers, featuring his close friend Pete Seeger, hit No. 1 on the pop charts with his theme song Good Night Irene, which he first recorded in 1933 while an inmate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-21/lead-belly-still-being-celebrated-m
Biblical expressions pervade our everyday language

...divided against itself shall not stand."Lincoln knew where to go for references when he was writing.So did folksinger Pete Seeger. He took a few words from Ecclesiastes beginning with "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-01/biblical-expressions-pervade-
Is the private sector supposed to serve only government? Of course not

...failure. What kind of evidence does it take to be convinced of this conclusion? Indeed, when the famous folklorist Pete Seeger wrote the poignant song Where Have All the Flowers Gone? he inserted the plaintive query, "When will they ever learn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-05-24/private-sector-s
Q&A: Folk singer Pete Seeger

...caller momentary pause that perhaps the years are finally catching up on the dean of American folk singers. But then Pete Seeger explains that he's just spent the better part of the afternoon outside, building a new fence around his home in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/16/mus_425471.shtml
Music
Teaching how to tie a tie is easier done than said

'Do-so' is more important than 'say-so.' - Pete Seeger My 12-year-old son is no doubt learning most of the secrets of the manly arts the way I did - his friends are telling him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/19/kir_105128.shtml
Bill Kirby
The Dillards have taken bluegrass to television, movies

...movies The Rose and Bonnie and Clyde. They also sang in New York City's Carnegie Hall in 2002 with their friends Pete Seeger and Arlo Guthrie. Doug had a bit part in the movie Popeye and played on one of John Lennon's albums that Phil Spector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/27/rho_79090.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Living briefs

...cline@augusta chronicle.com. The deadline for entries is Tuesday. BIRTHDAYS Today's birthdays: Folk singer Pete Seeger is 87. Singer James Brown is 73. Singer Frankie Valli is 71. Sports announcer Greg Gumbel is 60. Singer Mary Hopkin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/03/liv_79862.shtml
Life & style
Smothers Brothers show censored work online

...from their original Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour. The segments are available at www.aentv.com. The bits include Pete Seeger singing Waist Deep in the Big Muddy, a clear rebuke of U.S. involvement in Vietnam; Joan Baez dedicating a song...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/06/tec_209498.shtml
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A lustrous Diamond

...a little disconcerting," he said. The 60-year-old Brooklyn native began writing songs as a teen-ager after Pete Seeger visited his summer camp. He attended New York University on a fencing scholarship and dropped out just 10 credits shy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/26/ent_320776.shtml
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