Information is provided by stations, programmers, supporters, and fans. Email updates to melissa.kaestner[at]gmail.com.
(as of January 22, 2017, since July 2015):
Folk Radio links
- Folk Music Ontario, formerly known as the Ontario Council of Folk Festivals (where you can also find out about the Maplepost email list)
for updates on happenings in the roots music scene nationally.
- Folk Music Canada: they seek to
provide effective and relevant support to the folk music community at
the national level, through information resources, strategic
partnerships and a grassroots connection to the individuals,
organizations and festivals that they will serve.
- Free Database of Canadian Folk Festivals:
Pretty much as the title says. Downloadable files available as PDF or
- Northern Journey Online: Canadian Folk / Roots / Acoustic Music -- Artists, Festivals, and Venues -- A way for folk music fans to discover Canadian folk artists, folk festivals, and venues that regularly feature folk music in Canada.
- Sing Out! magazine: a huge list of international folk festivals--dates, times, places, contacts.
Music Industry links
Do you know of other links that could be here? Drop me a line at melissa.kaestner[at]gmail.com