Concert to honor Peete Seeger set

MARQUETTE – Honoring the life and legacy of American folk singer and activist Pete Seeger, musician Corinne Rockow will perform at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

Pete Seeger became a regular on radio across the country in the 1940s, was a member of the Weavers with numerous hit records in the early ’50s including their version of “Good Night, Irene,” The Weavers were blacklisted in the McCarthy Era for their social activism, but Seeger re-emerged in the 1960s as a protest singer in support of international disarmament, civil rights and environmental causes until his death.

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