Monthly Archives: October 2011

Folk music isn’t just for older people! It’s multi-generational


Folk music has been around for centuries and evolves with each culture and generation. It also is highly connected to world music.   Many of us in the west tend to think of folk music as being singer-songwriter from the 60’s, but … Continue reading

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Folk Music explosion


Do you like folk or roots music? At one time, folk music was associated with protest songs and the folk revivalist sound of the 1960’s. But it’s far more than that. Folk music is multi-generational. There is new folk around … Continue reading

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Hello world!


This is my first message on this blog. We’re learning about blogging as radio students.  More to come. Watch this space! My Twitter handle is ottawafolkradio. Follow me! Laurie-Ann Copple

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