Tuesday, September 14, 2010

If I Had A Hammer

Irwin Silber
Rest In Peace

"Irwin Silber, a founder and the longtime editor of the folk-music magazine Sing Out!, who was one of the prime movers behind the folk-music revival of the 1950s and 1960s and, on a famous occasion, treated Bob Dylan to a public scolding for abandoning his political songs, died on Wednesday in Oakland, Calif. He was 84." ... Story continues here: Irwin Silber, Champion Of The Folk Music Revival, Dies at 84 (NY Times)

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