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First Farewell

Peggy Seeger

First Farewell

Latest solo album from the NYC folk singer-songwriter with contributions from sons Calum and Neill MacColl and daughter-in-law Kate St John

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  1. 9.0 |   Uncut

    First Farewell is wistful as well as smart and engaged. Print edition only

  2. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    Strong as she was, Seeger, the proto-feminist who wrote 'I’m Gonna Be An Engineer', needed to emerge from MacColl’s shadow
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  3. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    This is Seeger’s final album of originals: a shame, as her take on feminism, ecology and life’s trials is witty and wicked
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  4. 8.0 |   Mojo

    This is affectingly intimate. Print edition only

  5. 7.0 |   musicOMH

    This is a rich, warm, sometimes quite moving record which proves Peggy Seeger’s (and Dylan Thomas’s) point that old age does not have to mean going gently into that good night
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