Links to other various sites. Look here for itineraries, venues, resources for folk oriented material and pointers to many other folk related Web sites:
Foxbeard Americana and Folk Music
Online forum for folk music fans and musicians.
Connect with local musicians. Find jams at home and on the road. Organize a jam. Publicize your jam. Bluegrass, Old-time, Celtic, Irish, Traditional, Contra dance, Blues and any other acoustic genre.
Snapshotmusic.com is a new kind of museum for a new kind of tourist: it's a virtual museum. Take a tour at www.snapshotmusic.com. Enter the vault and scroll through the performers' names chronologically, or refine your tour and search by name or date.
Free public domain sheet music of all categories, easy to find by composer, style or instrument.
Listen to live music with Relish Radio - a free online radio station. Sort music on the free online radio by genre and artist and listen to the best quality sound on the internet.
New Music Label
New Music Label.com - Your Ticket into the Music Business. Where Singers, Musicians and Artists meet Record Labels, Music Managers and Scouts.
New Music Label is a one-stop solution for seeking, finding, and managing all types of Music careers.
Our website was launched in June 2007 with more than 1000 pieces of sheet music by over 30 Scottish composers of different genres.
Services offered by Hartree Music include tune composition, ceilidh bands and my latest venture, "Beginning to Read Music for Traditional Musicians".
IAMA (International Acoustic Music Awards)
Promoting the art and excellence in performance in Acoustic Music.
Folk Music '50s & '60s Radio
This station began broadcasting on January 1, 2004, and began it's third year as one of fifty Live365 X5000 Super stations (PRO) in 2006, We've been listed on the Apple iTUNES Radio Player for two years. (look under AMERICANA, since they don't have a FOLK genre.)
The Back Porch News
The Back Porch News is an online newsletter for folk and traditional music.
The Cornell Folk Song Society
The Cornell Folk Song Society is a non-profit membership organization that seeks to preserve and promote traditional and taditionaly-oriented folk music both on and off campus.
North American Folk Alliance
Folk Alliance is the service association for the field, and works on behalf of the folk music and dance industry year round. Our advocacy efforts tackle issues important to the folk arts community. We offer a business directory of contacts for members, and a non-profit group exemption program for US-based organizations.
Snapshotmusic.com is a privately held collection of over 15,000 hours of live performance tapes. All rights of access to these tapes remain with the artist or their heirs. The principal source of this collection has been Charlotte's Web, the legendary music club located in Rockford, Illinois.* The digital age has arrived and we are securing the archive status of this collection by transferring our magnetic tapes to CDs and DVDs.
"All folk, all the time!" Live audio streaming of folk music, twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. Sign up and join the fun.
Allan Shaw is probably the primary reason we Kingston Trio fans can now hear the old albums on CD. He started years ago, with two cassettes advertised in TV Guide and has built one of the greatest treasure chests of Kingston Trio and other related folk music sources that exists. Check out this site if you're looking for old folk music. Especially from the Kingston Trio.
Folk Era is a source for music CD's, videos and books. The distributor for retail is Rediscover Music. If it's folk, and it's on CD, chances are, you'll find it here.
Dirty Linen Magazine
Dirty Linen Magazine is a Folk and Acoustic oriented periodical. The site also offers the itineraries of many folk artists.
Digital Tradition is a source of lyrics for over 6,000 folk songs. It can be accessed directly or the entire database can be downloaded.
World Folk Music Association
Want to know everything about folk music? Check this site out.
Sing Out Magazine
Since May of 1950, Sing Out! has been sharing songs and information about folk music.
OLGA: On-Line Guitar Archive
An interesting site that has guitar tablatures available for download. Both folk and non-folk music.
Folk Music Home Page
Not to be confused with my site, Folk U.S.A., but another great site with links to artists, concerts, events, etc.
The Philadelphia Phillies Home Page
I know, what does this have to do with folk music? Absolutely nothing! I just love the Phils. And these ARE some of my favorite Web Sites!
The Dallas Cowboys Official Home Page
Well, nothing to do with folk music again, but what can I say? I had to sneak it in. Da Boyz rule! I've been a Cowboys fan for over 30 years.
December 31, 2012