Beginning players often have a hard time coming up with songs for a bluegrass jam. Here are 10 greats to have in your pocket. In a bluegrass jam a turn to lead a song is passed around the circle. It can be pretty tough for a new musician to come up with enough songs to … Read moreTen Great Songs for a Bluegrass Jam
A discussion of the enduring influence of folk music upon modern popular music using the example of Whiskey in the Jar and Cold Chisel’s compositions. Isabelle Mills has argued that ‘The texts of the traditional folk songs give poignant reminders of the universal timeless characteristics of mankind in their living, loving, toiling, and suffering’ and … Read moreHow has Folk music Impacted Contemporary Popular Music?
Four piece folk rockers Mumford & Sons are currently riding the crest of a musical wave, where are they from and are they here to stay? 2007 The four piece group are formed in West London when four friends come together to play impromptu performances to Marcus Mumford’s early attempts at song writing. The four … Read moreWho Are Mumford & Sons?