WFUV Remembers Pete Seeger
January 29, 2014 at 12:06 PM (PT)
THIS WEEKEND (2/1-2/2) FORDHAM UNIVERSITY Triple A WFUV/NEW YORK will honor PETE SEEGER’s music and life.
DON MCGEE, host of “Mixed Bag” (4-8p), promises “a lot of PETE in all shapes and forms, including folks he influenced, such as DON MCLEAN, THE BYRDS and PETER, PAUL & MARY.”
On “SUNDAY Breakfast” (8-11a), JOHN PLATT will feature PETE SEEGER the live performer, some favorite SEEGER covers, and tribute songs written by the likes of HARRY CHAPIN and STEVE EARLE.
And then on SUNDAY between 4-5p, BOB SHERMAN will dedicate his show “Woody’s Children” to SEEGER, who coined the phrase that became the name of the show.
Finally, PD RITA HOUSTON’s 1995 conversation with SEEGER can be heard on demand in the WFUV archives.