R.I.P. Pete Seeger of the Weavers Folk group Died last night 28 Tuesday Jan 2014 Posted by ronscloset in Folk Music, History, Music, Musicians ≈ 3 Comments TagsPete Seeger Pete Seeger died last night at the age of 94. He was famous for his group the Weavers which were black balled by Joe McCarthy in the 60’s and ended the group career. He also sang with Lead Belly and Woody Guthrie. He and his music will be missed.