35 Best Folk Music Podcasts

Follow Top 35 Folk Music Podcasts from one place on Feedspot Reader
The best Folk Music podcasts from thousands of podcasts on the web and ranked by relevancy, authority, social media followers & freshness.

Folk Music Podcasts

Here are 35 Best Folk Music Podcasts worth listening to in 2024

1. The Big Rab Show

The Big Rab Show We are the show for the Piping Folk. Bagpipes, Pipe Bands, Solos, Celtic and Folk music.
Podcast bigrabshow.podbean.com
Facebook Followers 16.8KTwitter Followers 2.9K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 90 min Get Email Contact Get Influential Podcasters ContactsGet access to 100k active Podcasters, Influencers in 1500 niche categories.Get targeted media contact list in your niche at your fingertips so you can focus on running your campaign.Email us the categories of Podcasters you want to reach out for your marketing campaign at anuj@feedspot.com Copy email. We'll share active Podcasters list with verified email contacts in an Excel or CSV format.

2. Free Range Folk from WSKG

Free Range Folk from WSKG Free-Range Folk features the best in new folk, americana and country, with some of the favorites from the rich history of folk and country thrown into the mix. Hosted by Crystal Sarakas. Produced by WSKG Public Media.
Podcast soundcloud.com
Facebook Followers 9KTwitter Followers 4.8KInstagram Followers 2.1K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 137 min Get Email Contact

3. Folk on Foot

Folk on Foot 'Modest people, playing gorgeous music, speaking articulately about areas they love. Fabulously calming' one listener's description of this multi-award-winning podcast in which Matthew Bannister goes walking with top folk musicians in the landscapes that have inspired them. 'A restorative breathing space in sound' The Telegraph. 'Immaculately produced' The Times
Podcast folkonfoot.podbean.com
Host Matthew Bannister
Apple Rating 4.8 / 5Facebook Followers 17.4KTwitter Followers 8.9KInstagram Followers 6.7K Frequency 1 episode / month Avg Length 59 min Since Jul 2018 Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

4. Irish and Celtic Music Podcast

Irish and Celtic Music Podcast Each week, you'll receive an hour-long award-winning Celtic radio show featuring some of the best independent Irish & Celtic music, and all 100% free.
Podcast celticmusicpodcast.com
Facebook Followers 12.8K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 66 min Since Jul 2005 Get Email Contact

5. ReFolkUs

ReFolkUs Introducing ReFolkUs, a new podcast by Folk Music Ontario, where we talk to artists and music industry professionals about building sustainable careers as creative workers, with a focus on folk.
Podcast refolkus.transistor.fm
Facebook Followers 3.5KTwitter Followers 4.5KInstagram Followers 4.3K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 36 min Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

6. Invisible Folk Club Podcasts

Invisible Folk Club Podcasts Invisible Folk Club, we are a UK-based virtual folk club producing podcasts in two formats. Conversation and live music with selected guest musicians and Radio shows, mainly music with some commentary.
Podcast invisiblefolkclub.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 1.2KTwitter Followers 319Instagram Followers 385 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 60 min Since Feb 2017 Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

7. Music In The Minor League

Music In The Minor League Houston-area Folk-rock band, Brightwire, takes the time to talk to fellow bands and artists still playing down in the 'minor league' of the music world. No stadium tours or sold-out sheds here, we're talking to those bands that burn up the stage in your local dive bars, coffee shops and living rooms.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
Host Brightwire
Facebook Followers 85 Frequency 2 episodes / month Avg Length 65 min Listen on Apple Spotify YouTube Get Email Contact

8. The Sundilla Radio Hour

The Sundilla Radio Hour The Sundilla Radio Hour is a weekly program featuring independent contemporary folk music.
Podcast sundillamusic.com
Host Sundilla Concert Series & Radio Hour
Twitter Followers 200Instagram Followers 839 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 60 min Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

9. Mostly Folk Podcast

Mostly Folk Podcast Mostly Folk is a podcast from the Catskill Mountains, playing newly released albums, classic folk, indie folk and bluegrass music as well as some traditional music.
Podcast mostlyfolk.org
Apple Rating 4.4 / 5Facebook Followers 1.6KTwitter Followers 91 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 60 min Since Oct 2014 Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

10. Basic Folk Podcast

Basic Folk Podcast Basic Folk is a podcast that intends to introduce you to the what's next in the folk world and give you deeper insight on artists that you might know or are just getting to know.
Podcast cindyhowes.net
Apple Rating 4.9 / 5Facebook Followers 1.3KTwitter Followers 25Instagram Followers 2.2K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 62 min Since Oct 2018 Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

11. The Folk Music Hour

The Folk Music Hour David Calder presents the music he loves in The Folk Music Hour, to rekindle listeners' interest in acoustic music in the Anglo-American tradition, including NZ folk song, and world folk music such as that heard at WOMAD in New Plymouth's beautiful Brookland's Park. Almost all music has a folk origin: blues, jazz, rock, and even so-called classical. As Big Bill Broonzy famously said all songs are folk songs; ain't never heard a horse sing!
Podcast accessradiotaranaki.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 2.3K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 59 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

12. Foot Stompin Podcast

Foot Stompin Podcast Our regular free Scottish music podcast from Scotland featuring the very best of Gaelic, Scots, bagpipes, fiddle, harp music, Scottish bands, ceilidh bands, highland Scottish music, pipe band, traditional, folk and celtic.
Podcast projects.handsupfortrad.scot
Apple Rating 4.7 / 5Facebook Followers 14.3KTwitter Followers 5.3KInstagram Followers 4.5K Frequency 1 episode / month Avg Length 54 min Since Apr 2007 Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

13. American Songcatcher

American Songcatcher Tracing the roots of American music from its emigrated past to artists playing the songs forward. Join folk singer-songwriter Nicholas Edward Williams, where each episode uncovers unique stories and lesser-known facts behind five songs, spanning from centuries ago to those carrying tradition today. Then, as folk artists have always done, Williams re-creates them. From European immigrants to songs of the South: Gospel, Ragtime, Blues, Country, and the Folk music derived from it all.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
Apple Rating 4.9 / 5Facebook Followers 2.5K Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 49 min Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

14. Roger McGuinn's Folk Den

Roger McGuinn's Folk Den Roger McGuinn carries on the tradition of folk music.
Podcast ibiblio.org
Apple Rating 4.4 / 5 Frequency 1 episode / month Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

15. Folk Connection

Folk Connection Folk musician Charlie enlists historian pal Letty for a journey through time and tune. Each episode two folk songs are mercilessly dissected, and then served up for your delectation. Suitable for lovers of folk music and measured laughs. Not suitable for fans of Bob Dylan.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
Host Charlie
Frequency 3 episodes / year Avg Length 46 min Listen on Spotify Get Email Contact

16. Syrtos

Syrtos Chronicling Greek folk dance and music, one episode at a time, with guests from across the globe. Hosted by Maria and guest cohosts.
Podcast syrtos.captivate.fm
Host Maria
Facebook Followers 106Instagram Followers 546 Frequency 3 episodes / month Avg Length 58 min Listen on Apple Spotify Get Email Contact

17. Renaissance Festival Podcast

Renaissance Festival Podcast Twice monthly music and entertainment from Renaissance festivals with Celtic music, Irish folk music, Scottish bagpipes, English folk, Gypsy music, Pirate, Sea Shanty, Renaissance music, and comedy from groups performing this week at a faire near you.
Podcast renfestpodcast.libsyn.com
Apple Rating 4.5 / 5Facebook Followers 10KTwitter Followers 196 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 108 min Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

18. Carefree Highway Revisited

Carefree Highway Revisited Hello folk music fans! Gordon Lightfoot is one of the greatest folk-rock artists of all time. And now there's a podcast celebrating and discussing his work, song by song. It's called Carefree Highway Revisited, and every episode, your host (that's me, Mike Messner) will examine one of Gordon's songs with the help of a special guest! So if that's your cup of tea, give us a listen and give us a follow. We'll see you on the Carefree Highway! Hosted on Acast.
Podcast lightfootpodcast.com
Host Mike Messner
Twitter Followers 117 Frequency 1 episode / week Avg Length 40 min Listen on Apple Spotify YouTube Get Email Contact

19. Folkcetera

Folkcetera A journey within, around, and all over the expansive folk genre. Les and Bruce each bring a different side of the folk narrative. Tune in for music old and new, and for stories along the way.
Podcast cjsw.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 136Instagram Followers 10.3K Frequency 1 episode / week Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

20. Folk Music Educator Podcast

Folk Music Educator Podcast The Folk Music Educator podcast is hosted by Phil 'fiddlinphil' Kramer and Erin Mae Lewis, who are full-time Music Educators. The Folk Music Educator Podcast includes conversations about teaching bluegrass, old-time, Irish, and more in the modern new media landscape.
Podcast folkmusiceducator.com
Hosts Philip Kramer, Erin Mae Lewis
Facebook Followers 14Instagram Followers 88 Frequency 2 episodes / month Avg Length 37 min Listen on Apple Spotify Get Email Contact

21. The Wandering Bard

The Wandering Bard The folk songs and music that has survived for centuries often has stories to tell beyond the lyrics. Sometimes, there might not even be lyrics, but behind them lie unbelievable tales. I hope to bring the history of this music to life, as well as travel around the country and world to collaborate and speak with folk musicians, have a couple tunes together, and maybe even a pint or two
Podcast thewanderingbard.co
Host Brandon Kennedy
Facebook Followers 446Instagram Followers 241 Frequency 1 episode / quarter Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

22. Folk Cast Podcast

Folk Cast Podcast The UK's original and longest running independent podcast dedicated to folk, folk-rock, singer-songwriter and roots music.
Podcast folkcast.co.uk
Host Folk Cast
Facebook Followers 1.1KTwitter Followers 13.4K Since Jan 2006 Get Email Contact

23. Folk Alley Sessions

Folk Alley Sessions Folk Alley Sessions feature exciting, up-and-coming artists and longtime veterans in folk, roots, and Americans music. Hear artists perform and talk about their music in their own words.
Podcast folkalley.com
Apple Rating 4.9 / 5Facebook Followers 31KTwitter Followers 28.5KInstagram Followers 65 Frequency 7 episodes / year Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

24. Is It Rolling, Bob? Talking Dylan

Is It Rolling, Bob? Talking Dylan Actors Kerry Shale and Lucas Hare talk to interesting people about Bob Dylan.
Podcast shows.acast.com
Twitter Followers 4.5K Frequency 2 episodes / year Avg Length 51 min Since Sep 2018 Get Email Contact

25. The Mike Harding Folk Show

The Mike Harding Folk Show A weekly podcast where Mike will be podcasting an hour plus of the very best folk, roots and acoustic music.
Podcast mikehardingfolkshow.com
Apple Rating 4.8 / 5Facebook Followers 11.4KTwitter Followers 9.6K Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

26. Roots: A music Podcast

Roots: A music Podcast Roots is a music podcast with the goal of informing the public about the roots and folk music of different cultures from around the globe. In each episode, we engage in conversations with expert musicians and academics with a deep understanding and direct experience of these traditions.
Podcast rootsmusicpod.podbean.com
Facebook Followers 143Instagram Followers 275 Get Email Contact

27. Celtic Roots Radio

Celtic Roots Radio Celtic Roots Radio. Here's a taste a' music to whet yer appetite Celtic, folk, folk/rock, Appalachian, Breton, bluegrass, Scottish, Irish, Cajun, Cape Breton, singer/songwriter if its Celtic, roots or acoustic music you want,you'll find it here (plus a wee drop a' Norn Iron craic!) on Celtic Roots Radio! Produced by Precious Oil Productions Ltd for Celtic Roots Radio
Podcast podomatic.com
Host Raymond McCullough
Apple Rating 4.6 / 5Facebook Followers 957Twitter Followers 175 Frequency 1 episode / year Avg Length 30 min Since Apr 2007 Listen on Apple YouTube Get Email Contact

28. Folk Roots Radio with Jan Hall

Folk Roots Radio with Jan Hall Folk Roots Radio is a syndicated radio show hosted and produced by Jan Hall that focuses on bringing new folk, roots and blues music and the voices of upcoming and independent artists to the airwaves. Visit us online at http://folkrootsradio.com.
Podcast folkrootsradio.com
Apple Rating 5 / 5Facebook Followers 2.5KTwitter Followers 3.2K Frequency 9 episodes / year Avg Length 60 min Since Apr 2009 Listen on Apple Get Email Contact

29. Fair Folk Podcast

Fair Folk Podcast Fair Folk is a radio show and podcast exploring folk culture and music from around the world, hosted by Danica Boyce.
Podcast soundcloud.com
Host Fair Folk Podcast
Instagram Followers 27.7K Frequency 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 60 min Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

30. Tanchaz Talk Interviews

Tanchaz Talk Interviews Tanchaz Talk is the world's only English-language program focusing primarily on Hungarian folk music. 'Tanchaz Talk Interviews' features long-form interviews with a wide range of guests appearing on the program. Host Kalman Magyar (Öcsi) is one of North America's leading Hungarian folk musicians and personalities and the author of Put Your Pants On and Get to Work - Ten Principles for Zestful Living.
Podcast podcasters.spotify.com
Frequency 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 95 min Listen on YouTube Get Email Contact

Show 31 to 418

Folk Music Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Folk Music. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Role Podcast Link Total Episodes Twitter Handle Twitter Followers
Matthew BannisterHostfolkonfoot.podbean.com13@bannmatt
BrightwireHostpodcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/musicintheminorleague2
Sundilla Concert Series & Radio HourHostsundillamusic.com/category/radio21@sundillamusic200
CharlieHostpodcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/charlie-lamb8
MariaHostsyrtos.captivate.fm
Mike MessnerHostlightfootpodcast.com4
Philip KramerCo Hostfolkmusiceducator.com7
Erin Mae LewisCo Hostfolkmusiceducator.com7
Brandon KennedyHostthewanderingbard.co/the-wandering-bard-podcast
Folk CastHostfolkcast.co.uk
Raymond McCulloughHostpodomatic.com/podcasts/celticrootsradio
Fair Folk PodcastHostsoundcloud.com/fairfolkcast1
Artie Martellomostlyfolk.org/index.html71
David Calderaccessradiotaranaki.com/shows/the-folk-music-hour26
The Bluegrass Situationcindyhowes.net/basicfolk23
Big Rabbigrabshow.podbean.com23
Jon Bickleyinvisiblefolkclub.com22
Sundilla Concert Series & Radio Hoursundillamusic.com/category/radio21
Kalman Magyarpodcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/kalman-magyar17
Crystal Sarakassoundcloud.com/user-37453002313
Minionsrenfestpodcast.libsyn.com11
Stephen Yarwoodinvisiblefolkclub.com8
Phil Kramer & Erin Mae Lewisfolkmusiceducator.com7
Jan Hallfolkrootsradio.com6
McGuinnibiblio.org/jimmy/folkden-wp5
Nicholas Edward Williamspodcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/americansongcatcher3
Simon Thoumireprojects.handsupfortrad.scot/handsupfortrad/podcast23
Lucas Hareshows.acast.com/63d0e60777d9ee0011a4f45b3
Marc Gunncelticmusicpodcast.com2
Fair Folksoundcloud.com/fairfolkcast1
Kinnfolkcelticmusicpodcast.com1
Carly Seifertbusykidsdopiano.com/busykidslovemusic12
Jazz Podjazz-pod.com3
Will Houkrootsrednecksradicals.podbean.com3
Bostin Christopherktoo.org2
Helen Foresterpromptedbynature.co.uk/series-two2
Liz Voshungarian-living.castos.com2
Ryan Buddstriviawithbudds.libsyn.com/podcast2
Thegriothegrio.com/podcasts/writing-black2
Brian Ellisonkcur.org/podcast/up-to-date1
Craig Danulofffmpods.com/pod/dylanfm1
Curiouscastglobalnews.ca/bc/program/the-simi-sara-show1
Earth Prime Productions Llcpodcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/theblueslegacy1
Jameson Fosterfeeds.buzzsprout.com/6654611
Jason Deumanpodcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/itsaschurthing1
Jerrylearnkorean.podbean.com1
Kaitlin Vittvsi-ukr.com/episodes1
Lisa Morehousenpr.org/podcasts/914617087/new-arrivals-a-socially-distanced-book-tour1
Marshall Poenewbooksnetwork.com/category/politics-society/biography1
Matt Watrobarootsmusicrambler.com/podcast1
Load 51 to 100 of 418 Podcasters