Pete Seeger, Folk Music Legend, Dies at 94Seeger wrote some of the 20th century's most indelible songs, including "If I Had a Hammer," "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?" and "Turn! Turn! Turn!" to name a few, all collected in numerous volumes throughout his life.
Mumford & Sons' Big-Name Endorsements: Robert Plant, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Ray DaviesLike fellow folkies Dawes, Mumford & Sons seems to be one of the most predominant new acts to be name-checked by rock's royalty. Let's take a look at which other musical icons have endorsed Marcus Mumford and his mates.
Woody Guthrie Centennial: Singer Joel Rafael Celebrates, Co-Writes With WoodyThe first songs that singer-songwriter Joel Rafael learned on guitar were Woody Guthrie's - the standards of the '60s folk revival scene, like "This Land Is Your Land." Rafael never really got over them, and has spent his entire career paying tribute to Guthrie.