Wind River Favorite Links
POPULAR FOLK SITES
- Rediscover Music Catalogue
The Rediscover Music Catalogue, the mail-order house for Folk Era Records, is an 80 page newsprint catalogue featuring a huge variety of popular folk acts like the
Kingston Trio, The Weavers, The Limeliters, Glenn Yarbrough, Joan
Baez, Judy Collins, and many many others, primarliy from the
50's, 60's and 70's. There is also a great variety of newer and older
material by a range of artists including bluegrass, old-time country,
pop, and early rock n' roll. To communicate directly with them, call 1-800-232-7328.
- Acoustic Music Net
The Acoustic Music Net is a wonderful resource full of links to
all kinds of folk and acoustic musicians, as well as having quite
a bit of information on folk and acoustic music in southern California.
A good place to start to look for more information about more
music like that featured on Folk Era and Wind River.
- Gordon Lightfoot
A webpage about the famous Canadian singer/songwriter Gordon Lightfoot.
This website includes lyrics to all songs, a discussion forum,
a quiz, tour dates, a collection of press articles and photos
and a lot more...
CONTEMPORARY ACOUSTIC MUSIC SITES
You want to know where one of your favorite artists are playing?
This is the place to look!
- Songs Related to Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault
Gerri Gribi's list of songs related to domestic violence and sexual
assault. Among the artist's featured on the website is Wind River
Recording Artist Cosy Sheridan and her song "A Bad Cliche." Many
other excellent artists are featured there as well.
OTHER BUSINESSES WE THINK YOU MIGHT ENJOY
- Elderly Instruments
If you're looking for instruments new or used, acoustic or electric,
Elderly is the place to go. They're also who we recomend you seek
out if you're looking for songbooks or sheet music. They don't
have any songbooks devoted exclusively to the Kingston Trio, The
Brothers Four, or The Chad Mitchell Trio, but they do have several
compilation songbooks that feautre a diverse range of music and
some of the the pop folk hits of the 60's like "Tom Dooley" are
likely to show up somewhere.
JustStrings.com has the world's largest selection of guitar and
bass guitar strings. They carry the full line of over 35 different