News on Folk continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political beliefs to you?
Do You Know Which Congress Members Are Criminals?
Berklee College of Music presents Berklee Latino, the college's first-ever program to be taught in Spanish.
All along Guthrie's route, Shaw writes, "jukeboxes and radios had blared ' God Bless America ,' a hit for network radio star Kate Smith," and that recording's bludgeoning self-confident tone, reinforced by "a stirring march rhythm," was really starting to piss Guthrie off.
The Coen Brothers' new film sparks renewed interest in the journeyman singer long known as an early influence of Bob Dylan's.
Next weekend there'll be one ring to rule them all. But until "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" arrives, the box office will once again belong to " The Hunger Games: Catching Fire " and Disney's "Frozen," hot on the heels of a record-breaking Thanksgiving weekend.
BOYZONE heart-throb Shane Lynch delighted fans at the Boscombe 's Sovereign Centre yesterday when he paid a visit ahead of the band's BIC performance.
This week's column concentrates on a few mostly independent releases before I start finalizing the upcoming dose of 2013 highlights.
This photo released by The Weinstein Company shows Idris Elba, left, as Nelson Mandela, and Riaad Moosa, as Ahmed Kathrada, in the film, "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom."
Nearly a month after most voters cast their ballots in the Nov. 5 general election, it appears that the State Assembly race in District 2 is complete, with Northfield Mayor Vince Mazzeo winning by the slightest of margins - only 39 votes - over incumbent John Amodeo of Margate - 25,127 to 25,166.
When local audiences first heard of Dubb Nubb, twin sisters Delia and Hannah Rainey were just wrapping up high school and charming stages with their sweetly sung but rough-hewn folk songs.
A hospital on Long Island, N.Y., says it's donating Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' birth records to the Kennedy library in Boston.
BEIRUT: Lebanon is replete with international music events, many of them suffering from the simmering security crisis in the country and the region.
Queen guitarist Brian May says that more unreleased music from the band's late frontman Freddie Mercury has been found, perhaps enough for an album, although he says he's nervous about claiming a full CD's worth of songs.
With their engaging original songs and high energy, The New Christy Minstrels - founded by Randy Sparks who heads up the group today - burst onto the American folk music scene in 1962.
A host of musicians headed by Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant on Tuesday night celebrated the life and work of Bert Jansch, the late Scottish guitarist who influenced generations of players from Neil Young to Johnny Marr with his stew of blues, folk and jazz.
Just when I thought All was lost, you changed my mind. You gave me hope And showed me that we could learn to share in time.
The Wisconsin state Assembly plans to vote on delays affecting health insurance coverage of more than 150,000 Medicaid recipients.