Video of the Week: November 16. 2014

As a preview of David Amram's 84th birthday concert paying tribute to Pete Seeger this Thursday night at LIU Post, we offer one of the songwriter's last performances.  Among the performers at the show is Peter Yarrow of Peter Paul and Mary, who had one of their first hits with the song. At the other... Continue Reading →

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This Week: Tommy Roe and Pete Seeger

Singer Tommy Roe will be interviewed by host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Thursday night at 9 PM.  Known for his hits "Sheila", "Dizzy" and others, Roe was the opening act for the first Beatles concert in the United States in Washington, DC. Roe will talk about recreating his first set during a commemorative concert... Continue Reading →

Video of the Week: February 3, 2014

Among his many awards, Pete Seeger was honored by WhyHunger at their annual Chapin Awards Dinner in 2010.  Amazingly, he still offered new insights that night at age 91.  He will be missed. While we've never shared two versions of the same song two weeks apart, this 1963 hit by Peter Paul and Mary is... Continue Reading →

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