Freak folk

Freak Folk is a style that uses mainly acoustic instruments; mostly guitar (often in alternate tunings) and occasionally violin or flute, accompanied by percussion instruments such as bongos. Used correctly, it tends to refer to music with long instrumental/psychedelic passages (and that may utilize drones), or “poppier” folk music with elaborately baroque, psychedelic or oppressive atmospheres. Some modern singer-songwriters are tagged as Freak Folk just for looking a bit peculiar. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Wooden Wand

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CancelledAnimal Collective DJ Set
Animal CollectiveConcert
Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom
Denver CO, United States
39.754434 -104.978614
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Animal Collective DJ Set
Animal Collective, Broadzilla DJsConcert
The Dolphin Tavern
Philadelphia, United States
39.930518 -75.168101

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Friday 13 March 2015
Stop Light ObservationsConcert Music Farm
Charleston SC, United States
32.789685 -79.937918
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Sunday 22 March 2015
Bella's Bartok//Balkan Death Grip
Bella's Bartok, Balkan DeathgripConcert
The Anchor
Kingston, NY, United States
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Saturday 28 March 2015
Yonder Mountain String Band
The Cave SingersConcert
McDonald Theatre
Eugene OR, United States
44.048618 -123.092766

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Monday 30 March 2015
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Son LuxConcert
The National
Richmond, United States
37.541836 -77.435343

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