Pete Seeger Birthday Concert to Air

Begining Thursday July 29, PBS will begin to air the Pete Seeger 90th Birthday Concert which took place earlier this year at Madison Square Garden as part of the Great Performances series. The broadcast will feature many unique and amazing collaborations amongst the artists who came together to celebrate the life and music of Pete Seeger…including Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Kris Kristofferson, Richie Havens, Roger McGuinn, Ani DiFranco, Taj Mahal, Ben Harper, Dave Matthews, and many others who performed songs inspired by Seeger’s music and activism. The broadcast will feature Patterson Hood and Michael Franti’s performance of “Dear Mr President” as well as many other unique and amazing collaborations. Be sure to tune in. Check your local PBS listing for air times, and look out for the DVD release coming soon.

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