Mike Seeger, Dead at 75

In MemoriumMike Seeger was 75. He was a leading figure in the 20th century resurgence of American traditional music and a noted field collector of rural southern music.

You might know his brother Pete. Here's Mike Seeger performing "Walking Boss" in the Smithsonian Folkways Studio.

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You have a RIP for this guy but not MARK the Bird.

August 8, 2009 @ 7:09 PM

Mike from Lowville

...should have got Mike "the mechinic" to help him!

August 9, 2009 @ 10:53 AM

Mike from Lowville

....and yes, I meant to spell it that way...

August 9, 2009 @ 10:54 AM

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