♬ The Best Music Programs in the Web
On this page I will collect my favorite resources for listening to good music – podcasts, concerts on demand, web radio – with bluegrass, music for guitar or mandolin or other plucked instruments and so on:
Austin City Limits
The four last concerts are availabe as streaming video! Great concerts with some of the best artists!
ITMA Digital Library – Irish Traditional Music Archive
The Irish Traditional Music Archive regularly publishes here selections of digitised materials from its collections, with brief introductions.
Great folk radio! Check also the Life Sessions – complete concerts with great artists, the latest session with David Wax Museum is a great concert!
FolkAlley.com went online in September 2003, offering live-streaming music over the Internet 24 hours a day. The hosted stream is produced by WKSU-FM in Kent, OH, which also built and maintains the web site. The Folk Alley playlist is created by senior host, Jim Blum, and Folk Alley Music Director Linda Fahey and features a distinctive blend of the best of singer/songwriter, Celtic, acoustic, Americana, traditional, and world sounds.
Down Home Radio
“Down Home Radio Is A Hardcore, Unreconstructed, Paleo-acoustic, Folk Music Program.”
Podcasts and articles about folk music
Backroads and Banjos
Grammy-award winning field recorder and archivist Art Rosenbaum joins us every Wednesday to recount some of the greatest moments in old timey music history. In these 15-minute segments, Art uses his experience as a field recorder and vast knowledge of old-timey history to highlight the music and life of artists that may otherwise be lost in time.
A Bluegrass and Old Time Music Radio Show
26 Bluegrass Podcasts zum herunterladen
Nashville Public Radio
Weekly Bluegrass radio shows from Nashville
CBC – Concerts on Demand – many concerts – all styles: classik, rock, blues, folk etc.
Canada Live Podcast
Back To The Sugar Camp
The CIUT 89.5 FM Canadian Radio Show
The Antique Phonograph Hour with MAC – vintag recordings – a lot to discover!
National Jukebox of the Library of Congress
Great resource for historical recordings!
Berkeley College of Music – Aufnahmen von Studenten une ehemaligen Studenten am Berklee College of Music
Americana Rock Mix – presentation of new recordings and live concerts
O Mundo do Violao – music for classical guitar
Mandozine Radio – great selection of mandolin music
Acoustic Oasis Radio and TV
Mandolin Cafe MP3 Music
NPR Music – Many free concerts
NPR On Point
Woodsongs Radio Hour Archiv
Miscelânea Vanguardios – World’s Number One Brazilian Music Podcast
BBC Music: Folk
Different programs with folk music. The programs are available for 7 days: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio2/programmes/genres/music/folk
Black Mountain Undergound
Many Bill Monroe recordings as MP3 – 5 parts (December 2010) – new series with 3 hours of Bill Monroe from the 60s, 3 hours with Levon Helm and more: http://blackmountainunderground.blogspot.com/
Chopin in the Soundarchive of the British Library
The complete works by Chopin in the Soundarchive of the British Library:
Works by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart, Haydn: http://sounds.bl.uk/Classical-music/
to be continued!