Mike Seeger

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Mike Seeger (Born: August 15, 1933 in New York City, New York Death: August 7, 2009 in Lexington, Virginia) was an American folk singer, musician (autoharp, banjo, fiddle, dulcimer, guitar, mouth harp, mandolin, dobro) and folklorist. Inducted into the IBMA Hall of Fame in 2018. And also The Bluegrass Hall of Fame. Received six Grammy nominations. He devoted his life to singing, playing, and recording old-time and bluegrass music. Produced the first bluegrass long-play album: American Banjo Tunes & Songs in Scruggs Style (Folkways, 1957); Co-founded the New Lost City Ramblers (1958); Recorded numerous live performances of seminal first-generation bands in the 1950s. Wrote one of the first definitions and explanations of bluegrass (1959). Advocated for bluegrass bands to perform at the Newport Folk Festival.
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Albums

WR460 Mike Seeger - Songs Of Work And Freedom album art Joe Glazer, Charlie Byrd, Mike Seeger Joe Glazer, Charlie Byrd, Mike Seeger - Songs Of Work And Freedom(LP) Washington Records WR460 US 1961 Sell This Version
FA 2325 Mike Seeger - Old Time Country Music album art Mike Seeger Old Time Country Music (Album) Folkways Records FA 2325 US 1962 Sell This Version
AB-1005 Mike Seeger - Sing Songs Of The New Lost City Ramblers album art Mike Seeger, Tom Paley, John Cohen (2) Mike Seeger, Tom Paley, John Cohen (2) - Sing Songs Of The New Lost City Ramblers (Album) Aravel AB-1005 US 1963 Sell This Version
FL 14020 Mike Seeger - Hootenanny album art Pete Seeger, Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Mike Seeger, Bonnie Dobson, Bill Keith, Jim Rooney Pete Seeger, Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Mike Seeger, Bonnie Dobson, Bill Keith, Jim Rooney - Hootenanny (Album) Prestige Folklore FL 14020 New Zealand 1964 Sell This Version
VSD-79150 Mike Seeger - Mike Seeger album art Mike Seeger Mike Seeger (Album) Fontana VSD-79150 US 1964 Sell This Version
FH 5273 Mike Seeger - Tipple, Loom & Rail - Songs Of The Industrialization Of The South album art Mike Seeger Tipple, Loom & Rail - Songs Of The Industrialization Of The South (Album) Folkways Records FH 5273 US 1966 Sell This Version
DA 80 Mike Seeger - Peggy 'n' Mike album art Peggy Seeger, Mike Seeger Peggy Seeger, Mike Seeger - Peggy 'n' Mike Argo (2) DA 80 UK 1968 Sell This Version
SLC-76 Mike Seeger - Highlights From The National Banjo Pickers Convention - Ngaruawahia 1969 album art Various With Guest Star Mike Seeger Various With Guest Star Mike Seeger - Highlights From The National Banjo Pickers Convention - Ngaruawahia 1969(LP, Mono) Kiwi SLC-76 New Zealand 1969 Sell This Version
SKK 662 Mike Seeger - Mike Seeger In Concert album art Mike* & Alice Seeger Mike* & Alice Seeger - Mike Seeger In Concert(LP) King Records SKK 662 Japan 1971 Sell This Version
SRM 1-627 Mike Seeger - Music From True Vine album art Mike Seeger Music From True Vine(LP, Album) Mercury SRM 1-627 US 1972 Sell This Version
SRM-1-685 Mike Seeger - The Second Annual Farewell Reunion album art Mike Seeger The Second Annual Farewell Reunion (Album) Mercury SRM-1-685 US 1973 Sell This Version
8001, 8002, 8003 Mike Seeger - American Folk Songs For Children album art Mike* And Peggy Seeger Mike* And Peggy Seeger - American Folk Songs For Children (Album) Rounder Records, Rounder Records, Rounder Records 8001, 8002, 8003 US 1977 Sell This Version
GR704 Mike Seeger - Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger album art Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger - Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger(LP, Album) Greenhays Recordings GR704 US 1980 Sell This Version
CD 0262 Mike Seeger - Fresh Oldtime String Band Music album art Mike Seeger with The Agents Of Terra, Norman* and Nancy Blake, Paul Brown (22), James Bryan (3), Gil Carter, The Horseflies, Alan Jabbour, Tom Kelly, Don Mussell, The Stepping Stones (7) and Kirk Sutphin Mike Seeger with The Agents Of Terra, Norman* and Nancy Blake, Paul Brown (22), James Bryan (3), Gil Carter, The Horseflies, Alan Jabbour, Tom Kelly, Don Mussell, The Stepping Stones (7) and Kirk Sutphin - Fresh Oldtime String Band Music (Album) Rounder Records CD 0262 US 1988 Sell This Version
0268/0269 Mike Seeger - American Folk Songs For Christmas album art Mike Seeger, Peggy Seeger, Penny Seeger Mike Seeger, Peggy Seeger, Penny Seeger - American Folk Songs For Christmas (Album) Rounder Records 0268/0269 US 1989 Sell This Version
C 0278 Mike Seeger - Solo (Oldtime Country Music) album art Mike Seeger Solo (Oldtime Country Music) (Album) Rounder Records C 0278 US 1991 Sell This Version
CD 0313 Mike Seeger - Third Annual Farewell Reunion album art Mike Seeger Third Annual Farewell Reunion(CD, Album) Rounder Records CD 0313 US 1994 Sell This Version
CD 0383 Mike Seeger - Way Down In North Carolina album art Mike Seeger & Paul Brown (22) Mike Seeger & Paul Brown (22) - Way Down In North Carolina(CD, Album) Rounder Records CD 0383 US 1996 Sell This Version
SFW CD 40107 Mike Seeger - Southern Banjo Sounds album art Mike Seeger Southern Banjo Sounds(HDCD) Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40107 US 1998 Sell This Version
ACD-37 Mike Seeger - Retrograss album art David Grisman, John Hartford, Mike Seeger David Grisman, John Hartford, Mike Seeger - Retrograss(HDCD, Album) Acoustic Disc ACD-37 US 1999 Sell This Version
SFW CD 40136 Mike Seeger - True Vine album art Mike Seeger True Vine(CD, Album) Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40136 US 2003 Sell This Version
SFW CD 40157 Mike Seeger - Early Southern Guitar Sounds album art Mike Seeger Early Southern Guitar Sounds(CD) Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40157 US 2007 Sell This Version
APR CD 1125 Mike Seeger - Fly Down Little Bird album art Mike Seeger And Peggy Seeger Mike Seeger And Peggy Seeger - Fly Down Little Bird(CD, Album) Appleseed Recordings APR CD 1125 US 2011 Sell This Version

Compilations

PR 7375 Mike Seeger - Folk Songs With The Seegers album art Pete Seeger And Peggy Seeger And Mike Seeger Pete Seeger And Peggy Seeger And Mike Seeger - Folk Songs With The Seegers(2xLP, Album, Comp) Prestige PR 7375 US 1965 Sell This Version
5SP08003 Mike Seeger - Bowling Green album art Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger - Bowling Green(CD, Comp) 5-String Productions 5SP08003 US 2008 Sell This Version