Contemporary folk

Starting in the mid-20th century a new form of popular folk music evolved from traditional folk music. This process and period is called the (second) folk revival and reached a zenith in the 1960s. The most common name for this new form of music is also “folk music”, but is often called “contemporary folk music” or “folk revival music” to make the distinction. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Sam Roberts

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Thursday 8 October 2015
Béla Fleck & Abigail WashburnConcert ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks
Bethlehem, United States
40.614236 -75.367867
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Sunday 11 October 2015
Béla Fleck & Abigail WashburnConcert Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center
York, PA, United States
39.963635 -76.728644
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