When young folk hear “folk music” they often think of old music. But the truth is people are still making folk music today, even young people. One of our favorite singers and songwriters in this genre is the underrepresented musical genius Gerry Karagianis residing in Victoria BC, Canada. He’s a classic example of how folk music is still alive and thriving today as he performs for public events.
Here’s just one of Gerry Karagianis’ songs:
Other great folk singers across the world are making an impact and keeping this great music alive. The music may sound a little different from place to place, but the heart of it stays the same. We believe the main theme of folk music is community, which is why we often call it “community music.” This is why folk fests are so awesome!
We invite you to explore the beautiful world of folk music.
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