Peggy Seeger concert in London, review

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This is a collection of Peggy Seeger music videos.

By Steve Johnson in England:

Seeger’s songs still pack a political punch

Thursday 11th June 2015

Peggy Seeger, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London SE1/Touring 5/5

A DECADE ago, Peggy Seeger’s 70th-birthday concert brought together the best of the British and US folk tradition to pay tribute with brothers Mike and Pete Seeger as guests.

Sadly, they are both no longer with us and Seeger experienced serious illness last year but any fears that this concert would be a somewhat low-key affair in comparison are soon laid to rest.

Seeger provides a good-humoured and crowd-pleasing evening, interspersed with amusing anecdotes about growing old.

Backed by her sons Neil and Calum MacColl and with guest appearances by Paul Brady and Eliza Carthy, she’s easily able to get the audience singing in chorus with a range of instruments including guitar, banjo, concertina…

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