And as part of all that there is the folk music scene, which actually has its roots in the Village in the late 1930s.
From July 25 to 27, Fort Adams, Rhode Island will be the place to be for anyone interested in the folk music spectacle.
He was parodying what was called in those days the folk music boom.
A kind of music originating from the ordinary people of a region or nation and continued by oral tradition. The ballad is a typical form of folk music. Music is also called “folk” when it is made by artists and composers who are inspired by, or imitate, true folk music. Composers such as Bob Dylan and Woody Guthrie are folk musicians of the second kind.