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Pete Seeger Remembers Guthrie, Hopping Trains And Sharing Songs

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Pete Seeger was an environmentalist, an activist and the most prominent folk musician of his generation. Neilson Barnard/Getty Images hide caption

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Folk Activist Pete Seeger, Icon Of Passion And Ideals, Dies At 94

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David Crosby's new solo album, his first such release in two decades, is called Croz. Buzz Person/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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David Crosby: 'Serve The Song,' Not The Self

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Tom Brosseau's Grass Punks comes out Jan. 21. Nathaniel Wood/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rosanne Cash's The River & The Thread comes out Jan. 14. Clay Patrick McBride/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rosanne Cash On World Cafe

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The Wild Feathers On World Cafe

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Courtney Barnett performs at the Mercury Lounge in New York City during the CMJ Music Festival in October. Jeff Meininger/CMJ hide caption

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Oscar Isaac as the titular character in the upcoming Coen Brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis. Alison Rosa/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Oscar Isaac On World Cafe

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Carey Mulligan (left) and Justin Timberlake in a scene from the upcoming Coen Brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis. Alison Rosa/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Carey Mulligan On World Cafe

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Elijah Wald On World Cafe

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