Jamaican folk music has for years been a source of pride, joy, comfort and entertainment to Jamaicans both at home and aboard. Long before there was reggae music, there was folk music.
There is something magical about Bob Dylan's music. One of my favorite songs is “Shelter from the Storm” from Dylan's 1975 Blood on the Tracks album. To me, the song seems to have a calming or comforting affect. I began to wonder what the song was about.
This page relates in text and videos, the history of one of the most famous melodies in the world of music, and one of the most beautiful too. It also provides my username - Greensleeves Hubs.
The khene or khaen One Lao poem has stated that: "A PERSON LIVING UNDER A STILTED HOUSE, WHO EATS STICKY RICE AND PLAYS THE KHENE IS LIKELY TO BE LAO OR ASSOCIATED WITH THE LAO PEOPLE". One of the most unique instruments in the world is Laos' own...
The story deals with the crumbling relationship between a couple, perhaps husband and wife. The hopes of early life have dwindled into the past and leaves in its place loneliness and regret.
A list of favorite Tagalog or Philippine folk songs in their Tagalog and English versions.
In his 1971 album Poems, Prayers & Promises, John Denver achieved success, thanks to the hits "Take Me Home, Country Roads" and "Sunshine on My Shoulders," but another song "The Box" touched me more.
Simon & Garfunkel, perhaps the greatest folk duo there ever was, split for good in 1970, marking the start of a long running love-hate relationship between the two friends. What happened, and why?
This page promotes in text and videos the talents of one of the world's finest performers of traditional songs, and the composer of some of the most beautiful music of recent decades
The folk songs of Kangra though numerous are yet soul-stirring, whereas the love songs of these people bring charm to their lives. The folk music further embellishes the songs with typical notes.