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In Wisconsin, city bands are found in every corner of the state, performing nearly every night of the week. During peak concert season we hear from a veteran conductor and city band advocate about the volunteer groups that play the marching sounds of summer. Read more

Downloads

Every so often, we offer music from archived performances. Download and enjoy!

Make A Request

Our request show is the second Sunday of each month. Here’s how to make a request!

Playlists

What was that piece? Find out what music was played in the Folk Music Playlist.

Interviews

Listen to Simply Folk Interviews which includes studio performances from your favorite folk artists.

Our Folk Calendar

View the Simply Folk calendar or submit an event.

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Announcements

Courtesy of Great River Folk Fest and Roe Family Singers

Celebrate traditional and contemporary folk music with the 46th annual Great River Folk Fest, Saturday, Aug. 27 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in La Crosse. Set along the Mississippi in Riverside Park, performances include Roe Family Singers (pictured), The Lowest Pair, Echo Black River, and Hmong...

About Sile

Sile Shigley is host of the Wisconsin Public Radio's long-running Sunday night folk music show “Simply Folk .”Read more

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