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Clem Snide's Eef Barzelay Releases 'Christmasy' Acoustic EP


Clem Snide frontman Eef Barzelay has released a somber new holiday-themed EP, titled "So We Go Down." 


Video. News. Folk.

VIDEO: Ane Brun Releases Music Video for "Daring to Love"


The Norwegian singer-songwriter's video features scenes from the film 'A Thousand Times Goodnight'


Video. News. Folk.

John Prine Postpones Shows Due to Illness


The singer-songwriter postpones dates in Louisville, KY; Madison, WI; and Green Bay, WI.


Video. News. Country. Folk.

LISTEN: The Civil Wars to Release New EP for Record Store Day's Black Friday Sale


The special 10" vinyl will feature studio recordings of four cover songs.


Video. News. Folk.

Dawes record store day

Dawes to Release Limited 12" Vinyl on Black Friday


The band's six-track EP, Stripped Down at Grimey's, will be released on November 29.


News. Folk. Rock.

VIDEO: 'Another Day/Another Time: Celebrating the Music of Inside Llewyn Davis' to Hit Showtime Dec 13


The T Bone Burnett-produced concert will feature Elvis Costello, Jack White, Patti Smith, Joan Baez, Carey Mulligan, and more.


Video. News. Folk.

VIDEO: Acoustic Artists Gaby Moreno and Natalia Lafourcade Take Home Awards from 2013 Latin Grammys


The singer-songwriters take home three awards altogether.


Video. News. Fingerstyle. Folk. Jazz.

Remembering Duane Allman on His 67th Birthday


The legendary guitarist would have been 67 today.


Video. News. Blues. Country. Folk. Rock.

'The Old Guitar' Video Project Pairs Indie Artists with $75 Kay


Connor Millican and Corey Pain have launched "The Old Guitar," a video project that pairs some of America's best young singer/songwriters with a 1960s Kay acoustic. 


Video. News. Folk.

Bob Dylan's 'Like a Rolling Stone' to Get New Music Video


The song's first official video will be an interactive experience.


Video. News. Folk. Rock.

MCK

'Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana' Documentary to Premiere Nov. 22 on PBS


The documentary will be featured as part of the 2013 PBS Arts Fall Festival.


News. Bluegrass. Blues. Country. Flatpicking. Folk.

Seu Jorge to Play Pele's Father in Biopic of the Brazilian Soccer Icon


Singer, guitarist, and actor Seu Jorge has singed on to play Pele's father in a forthcoming film about the soccer legend's life. 


Video. Songs. Folk.

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Dom Flemons and Layla McCalla to Leave Carolina Chocolate Drops, Embark on Solo Careers


Dom Flemons, a founding member of Carolina Chocolate Drops, plans to depart the band at the end of their December tour.


News. Blues. Folk.

Guitar Mash

Guitar Mash Benefit Concert and Jam Scheduled for November 17


The second annual benefit will feature Chad Smith, Cap'n Kirk Douglas, Amy Helm, and more.


News. Folk. Rock.

neil-young

Neil Young to Release 'Live at the Cellar Door,' Solo Acoustic LP Recorded in 1970


On December 10, Neil Young will release Live at the Cellar Door, a compilation of solo acoustic recordings from solo concerts in Washington DC in 1970. 


Songs. Folk.

VIDEO: Interview with Rudi Schmidt of British Folk-Pop Band the Melodic


Rudi Schmidt of the Melodic plays his charango and talks about the instrument's versatility and history.


Video. News. Fingerstyle. Folk.

DevilMakesThree

The Devil Makes Three launches tour to support new album


Inspired by the countless hours they've spent logging miles while touring the world, the Devil Makes Three's new album, I'm a Stranger Here, is itself about to hit the road. 


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Traditional Songs for Beginning Guitar

Learn to Play "This Little Light of Mine"


Learn to play the instantly recognizable song, “This Little Light of Mine” with the help of this excerpt from Traditional Songs for Beginning Guitar.


Songs. Folk. Beginner.

Fiddle Tunes and Folk Songs complete cover

Play the Melody to "Queen of the Earth, Child of the Stars"


This tune from Fiddle Tunes and Folk Songs can be played with a measured tempo, as a slow march, or, with a less-regular beat.


Video. Songs. Flatpicking. Folk. Intermediate.

Lassie cover

Learn to Play the Irish Folk Song "The Lassie Who Had the Land"


This arrangement of “The Lassie Who had the Land” was inspired by an unforgettable performance by Bridget Tunney – a singer from the North West of Ireland.


Video. Songs. Folk. Intermediate.

Fiddle Tunes and Folk Songs complete cover

Learn to Play the Fiddle Tune “John Brown’s Dream”


Learn to play this driving fiddle tune with the help of this video excerpt from Fiddle Tunes and Folk Songs: Complete Edition.


Video. Songs. Bluegrass. Flatpicking. Folk. Advanced. Intermediate.

Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher cover

Learn to Play the Traditional Tune "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down"


This excerpt from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher shows you how to play in the key of F.


Video. Songs. Folk. Early Intermediate. Intermediate.

Roots and Blues Mandolin

Play "Careless Love" on Mandolin


This eight-bar excerpt comes from Roots and Blues Mandolin and is played mostly with double-stops on low and high string pairs in closed positions.


Audio. Songs. Blues. Flatpicking. Folk. Intermediate.

Duncan and Brady cover

Learn to Play the Traditional Tune "Duncan and Brady"


In this excerpt from Arranging Folk and Blues Songs, “Duncan and Brady” is arranged in a minor key to emphasize the macabre aspect of this murder story.


Video. Songs. Blues. Fingerstyle. Folk. Intermediate.

Great is Thy Faithfulness cover

Play a Fingerstyle Arrangement of "Great Is Thy Faithfulness"


Today’s excerpt from Gospel Songs for Fingerstyle Guitar invites you to play a classic hymn of praise that has a beautifully sweet melody.


Video. Songs. Fingerstyle. Folk. Advanced. Intermediate.

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