Folkways Remembrances of Mike Seeger

Article written by on Friday, Aug 28, 2009 in People

Smithsonian Folkways has set up a Mike Seeger appreciation page and also welcomes comments about him on their Facebook page. If you have not already done so, you may want to take some time and visit one or both of these sites.

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Mike Seeger Passes

Article written by on Friday, Aug 14, 2009 in Passings,People

Folk musician Mike Seeger, a founding member of the New Lost City Ramblers, passed away on Friday, August 7 at the age of 75. Mike was half-brother to Pete Seeger and brother to Peggy Seeger. He was an essential part of the folk music movement of the mid-twentieth century and spent a good part of his life collecting folk music and making it known to a wider audience. He will be greatly missed.

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