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Welcome to the Folk artist link page. Find your favorite artist below
and click the link to visit their website. The Featured artists on this page come from the Best of the
EvO:R website. If you are in a folk band or your a folk solo artist and you would like to be added to this list,
click the Add my site link.
Send me: Band name, Website
URL, and a paragraph about the band. Add my site.
Please follow the instructions for submission fully so we can add you to the pages.
Any incorrect artist submission will simply be deleted..
(and we get plenty so don't be one). It would also be great if you would include a small picture so we could post it on the website. Artist's with photos tend to get a larger click ratio.
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Kelly Cecil is an American Blues/Folk artist originally from Shreveport, LA. Influenced by an eclectic group of artists such as Buddy Guy, Skip James, The Doors, Nirvana, Bob Dylan and Pete Seeger. Mr. Cecil has been a guitarist and singer for almost fifteen years with his roots in the grunge and nu metal scene of the mid to late nineties. As a solo artist he has played with numerous local musicians in the Southwest Missouri region and played at several venues in the midwest. With the recent release of his much anticipated new LP entitled, "when you kiss somebody else", he will be booking shows and playing venues wherever he is asked to play and bringing his particular spirit to the blues and folk scene of today.
With their unique party-rocking grooves and heavy downbeats,
Fiddlers 3 will jump-start the atmosphere wherever they are.
Performing traditional Canadian Celtic-Folk music, this family
group not only creates an irresistible sound that drives audiences
into a frenzy but also leaves many astonished and speechless after
witnessing the intensity, passion, and drive of these musicians.
Consisting of 3 championship sibling fiddlers, an accordionist and
one-of-a-kind percussionist, this family group's sound is inimitable.
The Stationary Willberries
Why are we stationary ? Some say that we don't travel. Indeed the band came into being in "The Mitre", a welcoming hostelry in Kirk Michael on the west coast of the Isle of Man, an island with Celtic heritage just across the water from the Irish coast.
You'd often find us not only in our local "The Mitre" but also throughout Europe and far away from our small island home. Nowadays the band members can only meet occasionally but the music lives on with fans all over the world!
Click on the "MP-3" list on the right and listen to a few samples recorded at an open-air concert in Oberglatt near
Zürich, Switzerland. If you have a broadband connection try the free videos! The concert is now available on an Audio CD recorded live. If you like the samples then why not order a copy..
Jez Yates And The Madding Crowd
A six piece unisex Cornish Folk Rock band.Modern indie style jangly guitars
are uniquely melded with traditional folk instruments-(Violin) , keyboards, drums,
bass, saxophone, and female vocals to produce a melting pot of myth, mystery and
energy. This combined with some unusual song themes including sea-monsters,
alien visitations,and cerebral downloads makes for some interesting listening.
A six piece unisex Folk Rock Indie band with underlying Celtic influences. Modern indie jangly guitars are uniquely melded with traditional folk instruments,keys,drums,bass,and female vocals to produce a melting pot of myth,mystery,and energy!!
I sing along with my acoustic guitar and I put my heart into it.
If that interests anyone, maybe you might enjoy my little songs...
Eric and Rebecca Thiegs
Minneapolis native, Eric Thiegs, blends a unique flavor of urban folk
with the sultry soul attitude, Rebecca, as an acoustic duo named Bug Candy.
Coming off an hour long appearance on New Jersey public radio and a rash of
CD-signing shows in 2002 in the mid-Atlantic region (Greenwich Village, NYC;
Princeton, NJ; Philadelphia, PA; Wilmington, DE), the couple have surpassed
the era in their mid-20’s of the rock & roll band days of the Minneapolis
nightclub scene and stepped into the realm of national, professional
From self-composed urban folk ballads to indie lo-fi anthems
like their MP3.com #1 single, "Pocket of Love" , the couple’s musical
line-up oozes over the listener in honest bar chords and tight vocals. Now
living and playing on the east coast, the couple focuses their musical
energy nationally as they travel the U.S. playing acoustic concerts. So
bring your sense of humor and your appetite for story-telling as their
unpredictable style, raw acoustic guitar, and stark lyrics will capture both
your smile and imagination.
"Drawing a fine line between sex and granola." Completely left
of center, comically sarcastic, and a little fiery,
Ripley Caine breaks the mold of the stereotypical singer/songwriter.
this woman combines the rawness of alternative with the softness of
folk and the edginess of rock and roll. since the release of her
debut cd, "thrift store sweater," Ripley Caine has been getting
consistent airplay on many radio stations across the country.
John Padovano : rainy day hobo
John Padovano performs solo year round along the Jersey shore (USA) at
coffeehouses and cafes. He was born in Newark(the Ironbound Section), New Jersey (USA) and then moved
to the shore area where he recorded and released ten independent albums. He is aka Rainy Day Hobo and aka The Ironbound Crooner. He's a working class independent recording artist .
"Simple truths and keenly observed details of life in general stream from Padovano's pen and are performed in a misleadingly easy and natural voice." -ENGLAND, Mike Raven
Glenn Allan and Kim Mackenzie
Based in San Antonio, Texas, Glenn Allan and Kim Mackenzie have been delighting audiences in Texas and beyond with their magical harmonies, superb musicianship and intelligent songwriting. They blend elements of folk, country, blues and border sounds to create music as diverse as the Texas landscape from which it is drawn. Switching instruments as effortlessly as they trade vocals, they weave a rich tapestry of sound on guitars, fiddle, and mandolin. Their harmonies and stage interplay have been likened to Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris.
BJ Cunningham is a songwriter guitarist & tutor from Ayrshire near Glasgow in Scotland.
His guitar playing style covers rock, folk, pop, blues, soul, acoustic, country and instrumental guitar songs.
Check out his new independent music & private guitar lessons here.
BJ Cunningham's music merges some beautiful moods from
smooth finger picking sounds to addictive beats and solo guitar work.
Brendan O'Loughlin has been writing songs for over 20 years that define the Irish way of life and it's music scene in intriguing and enthralling ways. This Irishman's Vocals and Songwriting have an undeniable pop appeal, blending catchy Celtic melodies into folk-rock format.
Brendan moved to America in 1986 to expand his career as an Irish entertainer, performing not only Irish, but popular, country and folk music in clubs throughout the U.S. His music has an uplifting, quality that will appeal to fans of Irish - folk - rock. In addition with his music to the USA he has absorbed influences from country swing that are often incorporated into his songs, this gives him a transatlantic feel that connects the USA with its roots. Brendan's music is an eclectic slice of Celtic folk-rock music, inspired and hybridized from things like pub songs and jigs, but also a few that have country influences and rock 'n 'roll beats.
Dave Potts is an acoustic folk singer/songwriter
based in Auburn, Alabama. He has released 7 independent CD's since his
career began in 1994. His most recent CD, 'One Night In The South' was
just awarded 4th place by Just Plain Folks in the 2004 New Folk Album of
the Year Contest. Dave tours nationally, playing 150-175 dates a year
at listening rooms, festivals and coffeehouses. Singer Magazine
recently noted, "Dave Potts epitomizes the definition of a true
Melissa Gibson, Java Joe's Records, folk/country, singer/songwriter,
soothing folky/country music that doesn't take itself too seriously but
doesn't bubble-gum it either.
Far rockaway Productions
Info: Soulful songstress, Astra Kelly delivers a rich fusion of her
Chicago roots in blues and funk, combined with acoustic rock and folk.
Jackson, Miss. native, Anne Davis' new self-produced album, Letters, Prayers, and Journal Entries, a compilation of thought-provoking upbeat tempos and ballads from the "folk-alternative" artist, has been turning ears as it has traveled throughout the U.S. and beyond by receiving quite favorable college radio airplay. Davis wrote all fifteen tracks, and the "organic feel" of the melodies is attributed to the defining instruments you'll find on the album.
Ian Gallagher Band
Irish Singer,Irish Band,Irish Music, Celtic
Singer, Celtic Band, Celtic Music...
A chilled out 3 piece band from Wales which was originally set up in January 2007.
The band released 2 CD's last year and is currently working on a third with talented singer/songwriter Deborah
Taylor. We are looking to tour in 2009.
My Space site
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The Virtual Mall is the brainchild of EvO:R Founder Charlie Harrelson and was designed with one thought in mind.
To return to the practice of purchasing CD's. Not just single song downloads from lower quality MP3 files. We feel that
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