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Folk About Country Music - For a long time in the 21st century, country music played a minor role within the pop music scene.Shortly after World War II, many new radio stations in urban areas focused primarily on country music, often accompanied by local advertising. In the 1930s, country music's status was consolidated in the mainstream pop music landscape. The… music is said to consist of melodies composed by ordinary men and women. Traditionally, a folk song is about the lives of common people and follows specific rhymes. There is evidence that for centuries, ordinary people have been singing melodies and playing instruments, but since many could not write anything down, the origins of many early folk melodies remain uncertain.

The majority of early folk songs are about significant events in the daily lives of ordinary people. These events include birth, love Artists Psychology - Here's an interesting exclusive article Roland d’Humières, 56 years old psycho-analyst from Aix en Provence (France) has written for our Weblog. I think it to be a very interesting writing about the artists psychology, or maybe "arts psychology", what's behind an artists mind. Artists Psychology Whatever is his/her Art, painting, music, dance, writing, or any… , weddings, deaths, and farming or harvesting. Many folk songs were sung during work, so they often relate to everyday work activities such as planting, weeding, reaping, milling, harvesting, and weaving. Some of the rhythms in this popular music follow the tempo of the work; for example, songs about weaving cloth have a similar beat to that of the loom.

Remarkably, songs that are several centuries old are still being sung today. At one point, folk music in Europe fell out of favor, but it experienced a revival in the 1960s, reaching a broader audience.

Many folk songs tell the history of the people who sang them, marking special events such as wars, natural disasters, epidemics, and coronations.

The term “folk music” is relatively modern. It originates from the term “folklore,” which was first used in 1846 by the writer William Thoms to describe “the traditions, customs, and superstitions of the uncultured classes.”

Much of the early folk music was passed down from generation to generation orally, as it could not be written down. In fact, many people in Europe were illiterate until at least the early 1900s. As a result, it is difficult to trace the origins of any specific song. Each country and community within that country has its own form of folk music, and the folk music genre continues to evolve. In the UK, over the past 50 years, Celtic folk, electric folk, punk folk, and folk rock A Finnish music story - Musician Matti Mattila wrote his story for us, a Finnish music story! Please read also his Finnish blog and check his page at LinkedIn. I named this article "A Finnish music story" because through Matti words we can know an exclusive tale about late 70's and 80's of Finnish music. Of course the personal thoughts… have all emerged within the folk music genre. Consequently, the future of folk music is secure as it continues to change and reflect the everyday lives of different segments of society.

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