Best Folk Bands

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New folk bands

New folk bands

September 27, 2016
Winter Weekend Pricing See flyer in December and January newsletters or download here (pdf format). Online booking via Eventbrite. Prices are…

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Best American Indie bands

Best American Indie bands

August 28, 2016
As a genre, indie pop is tailor-made for year-end list-making. It’s a genre that cherishes secrets and whispers and close-held truths, where…

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Best folk albums ever

Best folk albums ever

August 25, 2016
The United States was bursting, groaning with pride; the Second World War had turned her into the most powerful nation on Earth. But as mid-century…

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Folk Band names

Folk Band names

August 16, 2016
Is it just us, or do the names of jam, bluegrass, and Americana bands just keep getting stranger as the options become harder to come by? Leftover…

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Best modern folk music

Best modern folk music

August 7, 2016
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below [Image: Gwynth Herbert; Credit: James] I grew up in Los Angeles on the soothing sounds of punk rock and…

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Great folk music

Great folk music

July 26, 2016
Legendary Folk Music Revival of the late 50s thru early 60s They believed if they sang loud and long enough they could change the world - Gavan…

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Best folk Festivals

Best folk Festivals

July 17, 2016
Not even the threat of thunderstorms, torrential downpours, and Friday afternoon bumper-to-bumper traffic on I-95 could get in the way of Newport…

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Folk music bands

Folk music bands

July 11, 2016
Click to enlarge Go check out squeezebox sounds from across the world at SA s International Accordion Festival this weekend. Like the instrument…

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Country folk bands

Country folk bands

June 29, 2016
Fans of Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash and Sturgill Simpson are in for a treat at this weekend s 75th annual National…

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Best banjo bands

Best banjo bands

June 17, 2016
Recommended Banjo Albums Probably the best albums for listening to banjo are nearly any of the albums from the recommended bluegrass bands, because…

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Best 2015 Concerts

Best 2015 Concerts

June 1, 2016
This month Vulture will be publishing our critics’ year-end lists. So far we ve covered TV, movies, albums, songs, books, theater, art, classical…

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Best folk guitar songs

Best folk guitar songs

May 20, 2016
When considering the choices for this list, we realized it wasn t as easy a task as we first thought. What makes for a great 12-string guitar…

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Best folk Group

Best folk Group

March 27, 2016
Ewan MacColl was born on January 25, 1915 and his centenary has been celebrated throughout the year. In November, there will be a special concert…

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Best folk songs ever

Best folk songs ever

February 23, 2016
The first thing to say about The PoguesFairytale of New York is that it is absurd when described in words. Take an ever-soused Irish folk/punk…

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Best folk ballads

Best folk ballads

February 14, 2016
If you’ve never been into country, folk, or any other kind of American roots music before, consider this a good (and slightly odd) place to start…

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Best folk music songs

Best folk music songs

August 14, 2014
The best folk music albums of 2016, regularly updated with picks from culture editor Martin Chilton. The albums are listed purely in the order…

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Best of folk songs

Best of folk songs

November 21, 2014
These 24 songs are an important part of France’s musical heritage and have remained standards over the years. André Claveau, one of the favorite…

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Best Contemporary folk songs

Best Contemporary folk songs

June 12, 2014
In college, I took a course called American Roots Music. One genre we discussed was folk music. A portion of the class had to give a presentation…

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