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  • n. A performer of folk music.


folk +‎ -er (Wiktionary)


  • Wiki link for Roy Harper's Song Here and this is connected because I saw the old folker in a room above a pub in Edgbaston, AND Roy was born in Rusholme, Manchester 14 scene of some of my own finest hours at the wicket, AND Roy played and watched much of his cricket in Lancashire.

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  • Although a self confessed nu-folker she has experimented with a range of genres including heavy metal, eighties synth, classic rock and neo-country.

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  • I called Watkins up to talk about finding her own voice, XXX and XXX in anticipation of her opening gig for folker

    The Clog

  • I called Watkins up to talk about finding her own voice and what inspires her in anticipation of her opening gig for folker

    The Clog

  • Instead "What Will We Be" shows that Banhart, who most categorize as a long-haired, long-bearded freak folker, can, musically, do more than might be expected.

  • Midnight at the Movies, like 2008's The Good Life, consists largely of old-school country variants rendered with skill and taste, such as "They Killed John Henry," an original folker easy to mistake for a traditional.


  • Calgarian alt-folker Joal Kamps is next week's That Empty Space treat, as he stops by with Thank Magnets on March 13. RSS feed

  • Where's Fluffy, famed for its secret shows, is the engine that drives our awkward hero and heroine and their cohorts out into the night, and the film is basically a tour of young indie rock New York City, with pit stops all over lower Manhattan and Brooklyn and a cameo by freak folker Lynn Rapoport in the San Francisco Bay Guardian.

    GreenCine Daily

  • Danger Mouse-produced debut album from British freak-folker

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  • The Hangar, where albums by many a freak-folker have been made (Devendra Banhart, Vetiver, and Bright Black Morning Light, among others), were surprised to get a call last week from Kanye West's camp looking to book some time in the hippie - and skater-friendly space.

    Entertainment Weekly's Hollywood Insider


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