Category Archives: Folk music

Sarah Jarosz – Come Around

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEzDo6CVvoY Just when you start to look away And I don’t know what I should say I can’t distinguish night from day Then you come around Just when things are lookin’ down And everybody’s wearing frowns The king went and … Continue reading

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Fairport Convention – time will show the wiser – 1968

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XtyCsSkIALk My mind keeps on telling me that this is no good And my heart is aching, that tells me I should But only time will show the wiser I’ve fallen in love with a girl that’s not mine If … Continue reading

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Gil Robbins, Folk Musician, Dies at 80 – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/10/arts/music/10robbins.html Gil Robbins, a singer, guitarist and songwriter with the folk group the Highwaymen and a fixture on the folk-music scene, died on Tuesday at his home in Esteban Cantú, Mexico. He was 80. The cause was prostate cancer, his … Continue reading

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Freelance Whales: “Generator 1st Floor” (Tiny SXSW Concert)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hpvQXovrzyQ The handclapping indie pop of Freelance Whales was born on the streets and subways of New York City after the band’s formation in Queens at the end of 2008. After amassing a collection of miscellaneous instruments, including a harmonium … Continue reading

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Cam Ye Oer Frae France

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kL0A9bGQaZk Cam Ye O’er Frae France Cam ye o’er frae France? Cam ye down by Lunnon? Saw ye Geordie Whelps And his bonny woman? Were ye at the place Ca’d the Kittle Housie? Saw ye Geordie’s grace Riding on a … Continue reading

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CHRISTINE LAVIN – The Longest Song Title in Music History!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_6XMqcEqiI Regretting What I Said… (A Musical Apology) ARTIST: Christine Lavin ALBUM: Future Fossils (spoken) ‘This song is called “Regretting What I Said to You When You Called Me 11:00 On a Friday Morning to Tell Me that at 1:00 … Continue reading

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The Holohan Sisters Cam Ye Oer Frae France

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIjOEB1-PSE Cam Ye O’er Frae France Cam ye o’er frae France? Cam ye down by Lunnon? Saw ye Geordie Whelps And his bonny woman? Were ye at the place Ca’d the Kittle Housie? Saw ye Geordie’s grace Riding on a … Continue reading

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