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RIP Pete Seeger
« on: January 28, 2014, 09:14:06 AM »
Man,

This guy has been a big part of the soundtrack of my life and my son's I'm glad we will continue to have so much of his music and that he was around so long to make so much but it's still sad to think that he won't be making any more.

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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2014, 09:14:57 AM »
What a great man.  He had a great life.  His grandson said that he was out chopping firewood 10 days ago.
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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #2 on: January 28, 2014, 09:31:54 AM »
Yes indeed an amazing man! Fortunately, his music and legacy will live on.
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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2014, 09:39:27 AM »
Had to explain to my lady who he was. Told her that he was responsible for at least half of the music of the 60's. She though I was exaggerating.

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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2014, 10:38:58 AM »
Thank you for the music and the humanity Pete. You made such beautiful noise.
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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #5 on: January 28, 2014, 10:43:35 AM »
Goodnight, Pete. 
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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #6 on: January 28, 2014, 01:27:11 PM »
Just glad I had a music teacher in 1963 7th grade who was brave enough to introduce Pete Seeger (& others) to me.  Thank you, Pete.  And thank you, Mr. Weldon.

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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #7 on: January 28, 2014, 05:11:27 PM »
Pete, Woody Guthrie, Phil Ochs, The Weavers.  True trailblazers.
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Re: RIP Pete Seeger
« Reply #8 on: January 29, 2014, 07:55:47 AM »
Drank some rye whiskey last night for Pete. What a great artist.

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