Pete Seeger, Folk Music Legend, Dies at 94Seeger wrote some of the 20th century's most indelible songs, including "If I Had a Hammer," "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?" and "Turn! Turn! Turn!" to name a few, all collected in numerous volumes throughout his life.
Arlo Guthrie Loses Wife Jackie, Postpones Tour DatesJackie Guthrie, wife of folk-singer Arlo Guthrie, passed away Sunday at the age of 68 at the couple's winter home in Sebastian, Florida.
Mumford & Sons' Big-Name Endorsements: Robert Plant, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Ray DaviesLike fellow folkies Dawes, Mumford & Sons seems to be one of the most predominant new acts to be name-checked by rock's royalty. Let's take a look at which other musical icons have endorsed Marcus Mumford and his mates.
Woody Guthrie Centennial: Singer Joel Rafael Celebrates, Co-Writes With WoodyThe first songs that singer-songwriter Joel Rafael learned on guitar were Woody Guthrie's - the standards of the '60s folk revival scene, like "This Land Is Your Land." Rafael never really got over them, and has spent his entire career paying tribute to Guthrie.
Rock Flashback: Steeleye Span