Ronnie Gilbert RIP

Posted: 7 June 2015 in Uncategorized
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Ronnie Gilbert,

whose crystalline, bold contralto provided distaff ballast for the Weavers, the seminal quartet that helped propel folk music to wide popularity and establish its power as an agent of social change, died on Saturday in Mill Valley, Calif. She was 88.

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  1. BRF says:

    Oh man, so sad, awhile back it was Pete Seeger, but inevitable that all our icons should leave us.

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