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Tom Paxton: A Musical Tribute To Pete Seeger

Legendary singer, songwriter and activist Pete Seeger died Monday at age 94. Grammy Award-winning musician Tom Paxton joins Kojo for a musical tribute and a look at Seeger's enduring impact on American music and politics.


Pete Seeger, Folk Music Icon And Activist, Dies At 94

Seeger had been a mentor and an influence on younger musicians for decades. He will be remembered for his music and his social activism.

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

A tireless campaigner for his own vision of a utopia marked by peace and togetherness, Pete Seeger's tools were his songs, his voice, his enthusiasm and his musical instruments.

Return Of The Robots: Daft Punk Talk Their Grammy-Winning Album

On Sunday night, Daft Punk took home the top Grammy Awards — both for their hit single "Get Lucky" and its parent album, Random Access Memories. But if you were hoping to catch a glimpse of the faces behind their masks or hear the voices of the French electronic act, you were out of luck. Their collaborators spoke for them. Last year, though, the "robots" spoke with us about their work. In honor of their big wins, we revisit that interview.

Daft Punk, Lorde And Macklemore Win Major Grammy Awards

Daft Punk picked up trophies for album and record of the year, Lorde won two awards for "Royals," and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis took home four, including Best New Artist.

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

A prolific collaborator, Crosby says a good song is better off shared than strategically set aside. His new solo studio album, Croz, is his first such release in two decades.

The Woman Behind The Curtain, Making Good Songs Sound Great

Emily Lazar is a rarity in the music industry: a female mastering engineer with a slow, collaborative approach. She's had a hand in more than 2,000 songs and albums, working with everyone from Lou Reed to Vampire Weekend.

94 Years After Her Death, Maud Powell Finally Wins A Grammy

Born in 1867, Powell paved the way for female — and American — violinists around the world. In 1904, she was among the first to record her music in a studio. And this year at the Grammys she'll be honored with a Lifetime Achievement award, alongside The Beatles and The Isley Brothers.

5 Things To Know About The Grammy Awards Show

Among other things, Daft Punk is up for Album of the Year, the Beatles will get a Lifetime Achievement award and Madonna and Beyoncé might perform together.

Angélique Kidjo Shares The 'Shiver' Of Hearing A Beautiful Voice

'I had a vision," says the singer, whose latest album showcases the voices of women from Kenya and her home country of Benin.