Mar 6, 2014 — It's hard to convey the sound of two people in love, but Lowland Hum does that effortlessly. The married couple's music is mostly unadorned and pure, with considerable attention to detail.
Mar 5, 2014 — A California dental hygienist who never quit her day job, Perhacs released one album in 1970 that failed to find an audience — or so she thought.
Mar 1, 2014 — Konrad Wert is a one-man band of sorts, known to his fans as Possessed By Paul James. He performs live at NPR's headquarters.
Feb 21, 2014 — From the Bronx to the French Quarter, here's a singer that represents the outsiders and underdogs.
Feb 17, 2014 — Their equipment may be quaint, but the new-school folklorists behind The 78 Project have pulled off a kind of musical time travel.
Feb 12, 2014 — The band prides itself on technique over originality, but is nonetheless passionate about its craft.
Feb 10, 2014 — Jimmy Page and Neil Young both sing the praises of the late, influential folk guitarist.
Feb 6, 2014 — The Seattle folk duo's new song, "Down in the Lonesome Draw," is about searching for work and opportunity — a relevant topic for musicians and music lovers alike. Watch Morrison and West perform the song live for FolkAlley.com.
Feb 6, 2014 — The band may be on hiatus, but there's a new digital EP of The Civil Wars covering four songs, including Elliott Smith's "Between the Bars."
Feb 2, 2014 — Alynda Lee Segarra might have the mellowest, kindest voice that's ever told us to rip up what we know and start again. Her clear-eyed, street-level portrait of New Orleans demonstrates exactly what's most valuable and remarkable about Hurray for the Riff Raff's music: its commitment to truth-telling.