Folk Breaking News

Paul Simon Says His Upcoming Tour Will Be His Last

Breaking News, Folk, Music, Rock - 11 months ago by admin

This morning, Hall of Fame singer-songwriter Paul Simon announced that his upcoming tour, which includes 29 concerts across North America and Europe, will be his last. Simon wrote a message on Facebook saying,”I’ve often wondered what it would feel like to reach the point where I’d consider bringing my performing read more

Mumford & Sons Top Billboard with ‘Babel’

Breaking News, Folk, Rock - 6 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

British folk rockers Mumford & Sons topped the Billboard charts this week as the top seller of 2012 with the debut of Babel, the band’s second studio album. With over 600,000 albums sold, Babel is the biggest debut for any album on the Billboard charts this year. As reported by read more

Taylor Swift Eyes Joni Mitchell Role

Drama, Folk - 7 years ago by Reg Seeton

Country star Taylor Swift is eyeing the role of music legend Joni Mitchell for her big screen debut based on the book “Girls Like Us” by Sheila Weller. If negotiations pan out, Taylor Swift would play Joni Mitchell in “Girls Like Us” which centers around the music careers of Mitchell, read more

Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus Sings Bob Dylan for Human Rights

Folk, Pop - 7 years ago by Larson Hill

Miley Cyrus joined folk legend Pete Seeger and other artists on the new Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan: Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International. According to Nashville Scene, Miley Cyrus joined 75 other artists on a CD of Bob Dylan cover songs that will benefit Amnesty International. read more