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People's Light & Theatre presents Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie running May 7-25 on the Leonard C. Haas Stage.
It's hard to fathom that two decades have passed since Emmylou Harris recast her already regal Americana expertise within the otherworldly ambience that Daniel Lanois designed for the extraordinary album Wrecking Ball .
UNDATED State Representative Bill Kramer is free on a signature bond, after making his first court appearance on two felony charges of second-degree sexual assault.
It was an offhanded comment by singer-songwriter Jesse Winchester, but it stopped Elvis Costello cold when he was chatting with Winchester for his short-lived music-interview series "Spectacle" on the Sundance Channel a few years ago.
Folk singer Roy Harper has had the date of his plea hearing at Worcester Crown Court put back until next month.
Play strong, play Seeger: The late folk legend Pete Seeger will be honored with a sing-a-long at the Brooklyn Folk Festival on April 20. This year's Brooklyn Folk Festival will host a salute to Pete Seeger, the New York City troubadour who died at the age of 94 earlier this year.
When folk music icon Pete Seeger died in January, he left behind a legacy that was as large as it was multi-faceted.
Folk lovers around the globe received sorry, start-of-the-week news when the San Antonio Express-News reported that Rod Kennedy , founder of the Kerrville Folk Festival, passed away this morning in Kerrville.
Cloud Nothings brought their tour with Ryley Walker in support of this year's fantastic Here and Nowhere Else to Music Hall of Williamsburg last night for their first of two sold-out NYC shows.
Played by Oscar Isaac, Llewyn Davis's set-closer is, "It was never new and it never gets old, it's a folk song."
That T Bone Burnett didn't include a tune from the fourth album by Smoke Fairies on soundtrack for recent freaky detective TV programme True Detective is a crying shame, because British spook-folk duo Jessica Davies and Katherine Blamire are at their unsettling and atmospheric best here.
Welcome to another week of Nashville 's heART! Whether you are itching to get out and see some creativity this week or your eyes and throat are simply itching because of the pollen count, you are in luck this week in Nashville.
The quartet's solid debut shows what great musicians they are, even if some of the songs sound a little too alike.
The musical legend's risk-taking paid off on his eclectic 'East Jerusalem/ West Jerusalem' album, a collaboration with Palestinians.
IN 1958, the Kingston Trio's recording of the 19th-century folk ballad Tom Dooley topped the pop charts, selling more than six million copies and inaugurating a folk music boom.
Heidi Talbot's latest album 'Angels Without Wings' has picked up a host of glowing reviews since it was released last year.