17 September 2009

Peter, Paul and Mary, no more.

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Mary Travers has died.

Peter, Paul and Mary's songs were the songs of my childhood. It is melodies from pre-adolescence that live deepest in your heart; not the songs others would define you by from confused adolescence, yearning for cool. These songs transcend such callow transience.

Here she is singing "5oo Miles" and "If I had a Hammer".

A voice of beauty about justice and freedom.

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