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Summer night - a bird flying across a sunset

Folk music in the past and present has preserved the memories of enslaved peoples, shared their stories of longing and taking action for freedom and inspired the current work toward human rights and social justice.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.

View the Simply Folk calendar or submit an event.

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About Dan

Dan Robinson is the host and producer of "Simply Folk.” Robinson has been a professional musician in the upper Midwest for over 20 years. His background also includes experience as a public speaker, concert presenter and event producer. Before joining WPR, Robinson’s career has included higher education, local government, music...Read more

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