Folk music is used as a term for folklore music. This type of music has its origins from back in the nineteenth century. It's defined in many different ways:
1. Music which is transmitted through the word of mouth
2. Music of the lower classes
3. Music which has no recognized musician
Folklore or folk music is contrasted through classical and commercial styles. Ever since the middle of the twentieth century the term is described more so as a more popular music which is based on more of the traditional music. These types of fusion genres are going to include: electric folk, folk metal, folk rock as well as progressive folk.
Traditional music is now the new term for folk music. Regardless on if you're looking for folk or traditional music history, music itself or anything else there's something here for you. Simply do a custom search or browse through the files or the most popular folk and traditional podcasts.
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