After the toe-curling carnival of faux-folk sincerity that was last week’s Brit Awards, it is heartening to see some rising...
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If you didn't know the University of Chicago hosted a three-day folk festival every year, you're about 50 years late to the game--but you can catch up this weekend at the 53rd Annual University of Chicago Folk Festival, held Friday through Sunday.
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LOS ANGELES — U.S. folk musician Richie Havens, who opened the historic 1969 Woodstock musical festival and energized the crowd with his version of “Motherless Child/Freedom,” died of a heart attack Monday at the age of 72, his talent agency said. Havens, who emerged from the New York folk scene ...
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The soundtrack to David and Samantha Cameron’s marriage is an album of Depression-era US folk music, the PM’s wife has disclosed.
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I encourage WPSU, our community public broadcasting station, to include more hours of the folk show in the weekly programming.Click to Continue »
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There was a lot of toe-tappin' and knee-slappin' over at the Leonis Adobe Museum on Sunday, where fiddlers rosined up their bows, and banjo and guitar players picked and strummed as part of the first American Folk Music Fest in Calabasas. Gallery: American Folk Music Fest in Calabasas
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The National Folk Festival has wrapped up in Canberra's north after four days of music, dancing and poetry.
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Folk will be heading into his fourth season with the Jets
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This unlikeliest of pairings started with a fan email from indie rapper Aesop Rock to folk singer Kimya Dawson.
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Stagecoach is bringing country music to Indio this weekend, and other parts of the Palm Springs area will host funk, folk and jazz acts, as well as an art party.
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