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Published: 2014/04/29

Steve Earle, Dar Williams, Rusted Root, Anti Flag to Honor Pete Seeger at Seeger Fest

Steve Earle, Dar Williams, Rusted Root, Sarah Lee Guthrie, Anti-Flag, Peter Yarrow, Tom Chapin, Rebel Diaz and more will perform at Seeger Fest, a five-day tribute to the late/great singer and activist Pete Seeger. The celebration will take place July 17-21 across at various locations across the state of New York, and will feature music, movies and community acitivities that commemorate the life of Pete Seeger and his wife Toshi.

The festival will feature a memorial concert for the Seegers, as well another concert that will honor Seeger’s lifelong fight for justice.

As previously reported, Pete Seeger died earlier this year at the age of 94. Toshi Seeger—his wife of 70 years—passed away in July of last year.

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tony record April 30, 2014, 10:50:26

Pete’s music transcended race, religion or politics. It reached people all over the world. It has inspired me to fight prejudice and social injustice to try to make the world a better place for EVERYBODY..

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