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Music Review: 'Pete'

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Pete

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Pete Seeger
Producers:
Living Music
genre:
Folk, Soundtracks

We gave it an A

Pete Seeger’s records aren’t just ”product”; they’re infusions of spirit, proof of human potential. And Pete is a special one: his first studio album in 17 years. On 18 old and new songs, backed by banjo, guitar, or choir, his voice still rings out. In addition to a previously unrecorded treasure, ”Huddie Ledbetter Was a Helluva Man,” the old man sings and picks Leroy Carr’s ”In the Evening” with wiles and abandon you never knew he had. A