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Metro Silicon Valley | Silicon Valley's Leading Weekly
1 month ago
Writing

Singer Joan Baez Shares Poetry at Hometown Reading

Joan Baez's late-career creative projects are providing insight into her personal life and struggles, deviating from the traditional folk music narrative. [ more ]
Pitchfork
2 months ago
Music

Myriam Gendron: Mayday

Myriam Gendron's musical evolution intertwines traditional and modern influences, creating timeless folk melodies with bilingual lyrics. [ more ]
London Jazz News
3 months ago
London music

Shadowlands (Robin Fincker, Lauren Kinsella, Kit Downes) - 'Ombres'

Combines folk and contemporary music in European jazz spirit.
Diverse track-to-track style variations with emotional intelligence. [ more ]
Vulture
4 months ago
Music

Kacey Musgraves's 'Anime Eyes' Is Such a Trip

Kacey Musgraves's fifth album, Deeper Well, is her mellowest yet with spare folk songs.
The song 'Anime Eyes' on the album stands out as a unique and explosive track with a dramatic build-up. [ more ]
London Jazz News
4 months ago
London music

Once a Fig - Phoebe Harty, Cori Smith and Rebecka Edlund - at Bridge 5 Mill, Manchester

Innovative blend of experimental jazz and folk music by Swedish trio Once a Fig
Intertwining of forest folklore themes with modern city life in their music [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
Music

The Ultimate Hurray for the Riff Raff Primer

Alynda Segarra, under the name Hurray for the Riff Raff, releases their ninth album.
Segarra's music blends traditional folk with themes of social justice and personal history. [ more ]
The New Yorker
5 months ago
Music

Chelsea Wolfe's Eclectic Hauntings

Chelsea Wolfe's music combines folk, country, and doom metal.
She has a diverse range of influences and her music incorporates rich imagery and metaphorical themes. [ more ]
#classical-music
www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
Music

Bay Area fingerstyle guitarist releases first solo album in nearly two decades

Teja Gerken, a fingerstyle guitarist, has released his first solo album in nearly two decades titled Test of Time.
Gerken's album is a blend of classical, jazz, and traditional folk music and has been praised for its impeccable playing and sonic marvel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 weeks ago
NYC music

Rheingau Music Festival presents global classical music DW 06/26/2024

Czech composers like Smetana and Dvorak integrated folk music into classical-romantic works, capturing national character. Rheingau Music Festival showcases talented artists in various genres, highlighting rising stars. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 weeks ago
NYC music

Rheingau Music Festival: Global classical music DW 06/26/2024

Czech composers Smetana and Dvorak incorporated folk music into classical works, capturing national essence. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
Music

Bay Area fingerstyle guitarist releases first solo album in nearly two decades

Teja Gerken, a fingerstyle guitarist, has released his first solo album in nearly two decades titled Test of Time.
Gerken's album is a blend of classical, jazz, and traditional folk music and has been praised for its impeccable playing and sonic marvel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 weeks ago
NYC music

Rheingau Music Festival presents global classical music DW 06/26/2024

Czech composers like Smetana and Dvorak integrated folk music into classical-romantic works, capturing national character. Rheingau Music Festival showcases talented artists in various genres, highlighting rising stars. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 weeks ago
NYC music

Rheingau Music Festival: Global classical music DW 06/26/2024

Czech composers Smetana and Dvorak incorporated folk music into classical works, capturing national essence. [ more ]
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BrooklynVegan
5 months ago
Music

Six Organs of Admittance prep new album, share "The Mission"

Six Organs of Admittance has announced a new album, Time is Glass, set to be released on April 26th.
The opening song on the album, "The Mission," was inspired by a friend's experience of falling in love in a new country. [ more ]
#jazz
Pitchfork
5 months ago
Music

Melanie, Beloved Woodstock Performer and "Brand New Key" Singer, Dies at 76

Singer-songwriter Melanie, known for her performance at Woodstock, has died at the age of 76.
Melanie's music drew influence from folk, jazz, and the high-drama work of artists like Edith Piaf. [ more ]
London Jazz News
6 months ago
London music

Fergus McCreadie Trio at Kings Place

The Fergus McCreadie Trio performed as part of the Scotland Unwrapped series at Kings Place, London.
The band played a set with shifting moods, combining traditional folk music with a jazz-oriented treatment. [ more ]
Pitchfork
5 months ago
Music

Melanie, Beloved Woodstock Performer and "Brand New Key" Singer, Dies at 76

Singer-songwriter Melanie, known for her performance at Woodstock, has died at the age of 76.
Melanie's music drew influence from folk, jazz, and the high-drama work of artists like Edith Piaf. [ more ]
London Jazz News
6 months ago
London music

Fergus McCreadie Trio at Kings Place

The Fergus McCreadie Trio performed as part of the Scotland Unwrapped series at Kings Place, London.
The band played a set with shifting moods, combining traditional folk music with a jazz-oriented treatment. [ more ]
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Brooklyn Magazine
8 months ago
Music

One of Brooklyn's brighter folk stars is just 18 - Brooklyn Magazine

Nora Brown, an 18-year-old folk musician, is making waves in the music industry with her old-time music style.
She has recorded three full-length albums, released an EP of duets, and performed at prestigious venues and festivals.
Old-time music is personal and rooted in tradition, and Brown has learned directly from folk music legends. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Music

La Lom got its start at the Roosevelt Hotel. It's now opening for Vampire Weekend

La Lom band established their sound at the historic Roosevelt Hotel, blending Latin music and classic folk, releasing their debut album on August 9th. [ more ]
Pitchfork
4 weeks ago
Music

Linda Thompson: Proxy Music

Linda Thompson overcame spasmodic dysphonia to make a successful music comeback as a songwriter and singer. [ more ]
Washingtonian - The website that Washington lives by.
1 month ago
Music

This DC Area Artist's First Album Will Be Released Posthumous

Sonya Cohen Cramer's musical talents and connections to a renowned folk family are coming to light through the posthumous release of a compilation album by Smithsonian Folkways. [ more ]
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