2017-03-12T11:03:00ZFolk music singers Joan Baez and Bob Dylan wowed audiences whenever they dueted in live concerts. Backstage the pairing was not always so melodic.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZLearn more about the banjo with this list of five essential banjo tunes, for folks learning to play or those who just love the twangy sound.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZWhat is folk music? This may be a topic on which scholars, fans, and artists will never entirely agree, but that's only because folk music is subjective to the people to whom it means something, by definition. Learn more about what folk music is, and what it has been in American history.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZHere's a look at the 50 best singer/songwriters, artists and bands in the history of American folk music, from the 1940s through the 60s until today.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZThe folk song is one of the most functional, portable, adaptable and accessible arts of human history. Learn more about American folk music.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZLearn more about American bluegrass music with this list of essential bluegrass artists.
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2017-03-12T11:03:00ZHistory of American folk music, from topical and protest music to folk-pop, indie roots, Americana, bluegrass, and other forms of acoustic music.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZThe 1960s folk revival churned out a lot of great songs. Here are the 60 best, listed alphabetically by the artist's first name. If you don't see a song that you think belongs on this list, please drop your vote in the folk music forum.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZLearn the history of this folk song - the lyrics, who recorded it and its connection to the Civil Right movement.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZSongs inspired and encouraged the civil rights movement in America (1950s-'60s). These ten earned their place as essential anthems and ballads.
2017-03-12T11:03:00ZWhat's the difference between folk music and country? Learn more about the history of when country and folk music parted ways.