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Since the 1970s a genre of "contemporary folk", fueled by new singer-songwriters, has continued to make the coffee-house circuit and keep the tradition of acoustic non-classical music alive in the United States. Such artists include Chris Castle, Steve Goodman, and John Prine. While from London The Pogues and Ireland The Corrs brought traditional tunes back into the album charts.


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SAGEBRUSH - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2007
Jeremy Sherman Acoustic Americana / folk with Dobro and acoustic guitars. Reflective, longing and tender with a homely, nostalgic feel. Love, memories, perhaps regret, or a beautiful country day. There is also an 'underscore' version, without the main melody line Dobro. Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
270706 1:33 Medium 116 USD $127.95  
Full Track A (60--secs version) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
270705 1:06 Medium 116 USD $114.95  
Full Track B (Underscore version) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
270708 1:25 Medium 125 USD $115.95  
30sec (30-secs version) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
270704 0:31 Medium 113 USD $56.95  
Loop (Seamless loop) - Americana, Americana
270707 0:31 Medium 124 USD $53.95  


TENDER LOVE - (by Julio Kladniew)  Year: 2006
Julio Kladniew Mellow and emotional track featuring a beautiful melody played by acoustic guitar. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337661 2:23 Med Slow 89 USD $90.91  
60sec - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337664 1:01 Med Slow 89 USD $69.66  
30sec - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337663 0:30 Med Slow 89 USD $34.81  
15sec - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337662 0:17 Med Slow 89 USD $23.76  
Loop A - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337667 0:11 Med Slow 89 USD $17.81  
Loop B - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337666 0:10 Med Slow 89 USD $13.56  
Loop C - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337665 0:10 Med Slow 89 USD $13.56  
Loop D - Folk, Contemporary Folk
337668 0:11 Med Slow 89 USD $17.81  


DIXIE (BELL SYNTH) - (by Kepha Peter Martin)  Year: 2006
Kepha Peter Martin Southern Bells, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Folk, Contemporary Folk
238144 0:22 Medium 109 USD $32.95  


WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN (BELL SYNTH) - (by Kepha Peter Martin)  Year: 2006
Kepha Peter Martin American Traditional, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Folk, Contemporary Folk
238154 0:31 Med Fast 136 USD $49.95  


IN THE WIND - (by Ingvi Thor Kormaksson)  Year: 2015
Ingvi Thor Kormaksson Instrumental piece with a piano lead, guitar and strings. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
724949 3:38 Slow USD $106.95  


WHITE HAIR AND WISDOM - (by Don Julin)  Year: 2000
Don Julin Laid back country folk, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
246515 3:37 Med Fast 138 USD $122.95  


THE WATER IS WIDE - (by Really Free Music)  Year: 2007
Really Free Music A beautiful traditional Scottish / Celtic folk love song. Sung with male vocal in a contemporary style. Features piano and guitar with instrumental verse led by fiddle and acoustic guitar. Relaxing and charming. Fantastic for Travel, Daytime and Historical documentaries. Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
344736 3:47 Med Slow 90 USD $134.95  
Variation (Instrumental) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
530308 3:47 Med Slow 90 USD $134.95  


BUTTERFLY - (by Rob Johnson)  Year: 2014
Rob Johnson Modern folk piece that's dreamy & sentimental. Simple acoustic guitar accompanied by electric piano, tack piano and guitars. Emotional, reflective, heartwarming tender. Sounds like Iron & Wine, Ingrid Michaelson & similar singer-songwriters. Great for Film & TV dramas, TV commercials & documentari, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
674633 1:23 Med Slow 95 USD $90.95  


OH SUZZANA - (by C.J. Masters)  Year: 2009
C.J. Masters Beautiful and heartfelt version of the traditional song. Open and refreshingly unconventional. Female Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
384201 4:54 Very Slow 51 USD $495.00  


QUIRCKY LITTLE BANJO DITTY WITH LA LA LAS - (by Jesper Mattsson)  Year: 2012
Jesper Mattsson Great fun little ditty very happy and easy going perfect for a commercial or infomercial think little miss sunshine orange juice and relaxed hip country backing a la feist mumford and sons great teme tune for and kind of cooking show soap opera etc, Female Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543390 0:39 Medium 120 USD $81.95  


DREAMING IN THE SHADE - (by Ravage the Rain)  Year: 2013
Ravage the Rain A dreamy, bouncy jaunt about a day lazing in the woods. This whimsical piece will transport the listener to a wonderful, far-off place. Great for Indie-folk uses in TV or film. Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Male Vocals) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
581281 2:54 Medium 108 USD $90.95  
Variation (Instrumental) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
581342 2:54 Medium 108 USD $45.95  


EVERYBODY - (by Nashville Session Players)  Year: 2008
Nashville Session Players Slow easy listening adult contemporary emotional song about searching for love and acceptance; deep psychological & philosophical lyric content; ideal for film, tv or documentary; bow-bass to create a heartfelt, unique, haunting and memorable ambience; deep emotion, feeling; Top 25 ECMA charts #3 UK, Female Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
540866 4:16 Slow 62 USD $177.95  


I WONDER WHY - (by Too Human)  Year: 1997
Too Human Beautiful organic questioning love song (ballad) with quiet and elegant simplicity. Simple heartfelt vocal and gorgeous acoustic guitar solo. Perfect for a quiet love story - after all we've been through this just happened and it's wonderful! Female Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
517222 2:26 Med Slow 94 USD $117.95  


UNDER NORTHERN SKY - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2010
The Gravitons Organic sounding feelgood Singer/Songwriter track. Beautiful melodies, lush harmonies & vibrant guitars. Contemporary yet retro inspired songs with acoustic instruments & vintage keyboard. Ideal for TV/Films/Radio/Internet & uses including drama/documentaries/holiday/travel/road trip/presentations, Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543620 4:48 Med Fast 146 USD $148.95  


FAMILIAR FACES - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden A warm, homely and cosy acoustic guitar / acoustic piano track. Heartening and understated. Gives off a feeling of warm welcomes, the familiar and the loved. Mellow and easy-going. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
573225 3:02 Medium 120 USD $103.95  


ALL KINDS OF PEOPLE - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden A very light and positive track, but in a mellow and thoughtful way. Acoustic guitars, piano and light strings combine Folk / Acoustica with Ambient and Light Pop to create a friendly, woozy and cosy groove, with a slightly introspective mood. Good for thoughtful films and messages with that "human" Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
571450 2:54 Med Slow 85 USD $178.95  


TO MAKE A HOME - (by Adrian Haene)  Year: 2013
Adrian Haene Acoustic light pop-rock, Easy-going, sincere and positive, in a laid back way, All live instruments, and based on acoustic guitars, Good for family and friendships, love and the good life, home and leisure, etc,, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
595763 2:38 Slow 75 USD $165.95  


COME WHAT MAY - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden A relaxing, light and bright, feel-good acoustic track with subtle strings and piano. A sense of joy and happiness combined with a relaxed and mellow mood makes this track great for soft and pleasing footage, commercials and storytelling, anything to do with nature and the outdoors, eco-friendly or, Instrumental, Dramatic, Contemplative Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
571473 2:18 Medium USD $146.95  


IN THE WILLOWS - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden A light and moderately bright acoustic / laidback, easy-going track. Positive and good natured, without being overly "happy". Light and transparent production with acoustic guitars, piano and a few orchestral elements. Ambient pop / folk / acoustica? Good for many types of productions including weat, Instrumental, Country, CCM
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
571525 2:32 Medium 110 USD $148.95  


INSPIRED - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden A very earthy and welcoming track, full of hope and optimism - but in a laidback, easy-going way. Acoustic guitars and piano are joined later by a subtle beat that still has a good sense of momentum and forward drive, almost reminescent of the music of U2. Available with or without the marching sna, Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
571537 3:11 Medium 110 USD $241.95  


THE WAY FORWARD - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden Acoustic guitars and light electric guitars in a sort of uptempo, but still relaxed, feel-good track that blends elements of acoustic folk / light rock / country crossover. Good for nature and the outdoors, house and property, family / light entertainment, breakfast TV. weather forecasts / weather c, Instrumental, Country, CCM
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
13 Mixes Available
571550 1:56 Med Slow 91 USD $122.95  


THE WEST FIELD - (by Jeff Eden)  Year: 2011
Jeff Eden Acoustic guitars, subtle strings and light, sparkling melodies. This mid-tempo track is good for anything natural and down to earth, combining a folky feel with a sort of light acoustic rock arrangement. Good for nature and the outdoors, family and friendships, storytelling and commercials. Slight c, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
571561 2:07 Med Slow 80 USD $87.95  


ON TOP OF OLD SMOKEY - (by BeepCode)  Year: 2013
BeepCode A delightful arrangement of the classic American folk song, that kids sing as "on top of spaghetti..". Perfect for a music box, ringtone, or just waltzing around. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
580205 2:59 Very Fast 175 USD $107.95  


WITH YOU (BACK VOCAL) - (by BeepCode)  Year: 2012
BeepCode Cute, positive, and relaxing track. This song is all about feeling good. Used Instruments: ukulele, acoustic gutar, piano, bass, acoustic drums, rhodes and percussion. You can use this track as a background in your business projects, videos, slideshows, TV or advert. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
686821 3:36 Medium 122 USD $127.95  
Variation - Folk, Contemporary Folk
686820 3:36 Medium 122 USD $127.95  


LUCKY MAN - (by BeepCode)  Year: 2013
BeepCode Think Disney channel: this fun track has a HUGE smile on it. Dancing hand jive great for kids recess and playing, running wild in glee and having lots of finger-snapping fun. Wild, playful, mischievous, woolly and hilarious. Music Mom and Dad will love too. Instrumental, Pop Music, Tween Pop, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
686809 3:25 Medium 126 USD $189.95  


SUGAR SHACK - (by Kally O'Mally)  Year: 2013
Kally O'Mally Think Duck Dynasty, turtle hunting, deep in the rootsy dirty South. Cool instrumental with a dark and dangerous down home feel. Contemporary beat keeps it edgy and suspenseful. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
629533 3:30 Medium 110 USD $137.95  
SoundPack - Folk, Contemporary Folk
615355 61.6MB Medium 110 USD $90.95  
Variation A (75 second version) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
629532 1:16 Medium 110 USD $44.95  
Variation B (20 second version) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
629529 0:21 Medium 110 USD $14.95  
30sec (30 sec version) - Folk, Contemporary Folk
629530 0:30 Medium 110 USD $21.95  
60sec (60 second version) - Action, Thriller Indietronica
629531 1:00 Medium 110 USD $82.95  


GIVING TREE - (by Patrick Williams)  Year: 2013
Patrick Williams Giving Tree is a light, airy instrumental featuring acoustic, electric and bass guitars with bells, cello and other synth elements as accompaniment. It has a great Death Cab for Cutie -like sound that will fit well behind dialogue or with a variety of film or TV scenes requiring a positive vibe. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
577443 4:21 Medium 120 USD $146.95  


BLACK BIRD - (by Patrick Williams)  Year: 2013
Patrick Williams A moody instrumental with a hooky chorus. The song features an acoustic guitar rhythm accompanied by drums, congos, piano and a retro, Leslie-like clavinet. It's reminiscent of Zero 7 with a little more of an acoustic feel. This song can help deliver against emotionally uplifting scenes. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
576538 4:19 Slow 70 USD $146.95  


ON A LIMB - (by Patrick Williams)  Year: 2013
Patrick Williams This is a simple acoustic finger-picking song that includes piano accompaniment and electric guitar lead. The chorus has a strings section for added impact and a bit of a cinematic feel. This a great song for voice overs and scenes going for a sense of relaxation and a touch of americana. Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
578597 3:51 Medium 110 USD $103.95  


BERGAMOT - (by Too Human)  Year: 2014
Too Human A lovely song using the metaphor of an intense flavor to add to your tea to make your life sweeter and richer. Beautiful arrangement with guitars, accordion, harmonica, banjo, violin and percussion contrasting with the earthy vocal. Female Vocals, Singer/Songwriter, Folk Singer-Songwriter
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Singer/Songwriter, Folk Singer-Songwriter
701063 4:10 Med Slow 98 USD $106.95  
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
701910 4:10 Med Slow 98 USD $74.95  


HEART FROM ABOVE - (by Too Human)  Year: 1997
Too Human A strong gorgeous ballad with a groove that is a message to a parent who has passed away. Grappling with loss, hoping there is a way to make contact with someone who has passed. Trying to understand the process of dying. Perfect for a similar story of loss. Also would be great for credits. Female Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
702369 3:45 Med Slow 93 USD $133.95  


HOW I FOUND MY GODDESS - (by Too Human)  Year: 2001
Too Human Airy beautiful moving song about an awakening through a past life regression. Different past lives are described and then a meeting with Ed Asner, as the past life guide! A little humor but mostly moving and deep. Intelligent, not too "cosmic" for this subject. Good for movie about self discovery. Female Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
517161 5:20 Medium 113 USD $153.95  


MANY DIFFERENT WAYS - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2010
The Gravitons Bouncy Chilled Out Acoustic Instrumental. Organic retro sounds with a feelgood vibe (Acoustic Rock - Nu Folk - Indie Rock - Singer/Songwriter style). Ideal for film, tv, documentaries, drama, presentations, apps & applications, mobile & web video, advertising etc, Instrumental, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
545221 2:43 Medium 115 USD $124.95  


THIS IS OUR TIME - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2010
The Gravitons Organic sounding feelgood Singer/Songwriter track. Beautiful melodies, lush harmonies & vibrant guitars. Contemporary yet retro inspired songs with acoustic instruments & vintage keyboard. Ideal for TV/Films/Radio/Internet & uses including drama/documentaries/holiday/travel/road trip/presentations, Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543615 2:39 Slow 77 USD $124.95  


STRANGE REARRANGE - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2010
The Gravitons Organic sounding feelgood Singer/Songwriter track. Beautiful melodies, lush harmonies & vibrant guitars. Contemporary yet retro inspired songs with acoustic instruments & vintage keyboard. Ideal for TV/Films/Radio/Internet & uses including drama/documentaries/holiday/travel/road trip/presentations, Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543616 3:41 Medium 123 USD $146.95  


WHEN THE SUMMER CAME - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2012
The Gravitons Organic sounding feelgood Singer/Songwriter track. Beautiful melodies, lush harmonies & vibrant guitars. Contemporary yet retro inspired songs with acoustic instruments & vintage keyboard. Ideal for TV/Films/Radio/Internet & uses including drama/documentaries/holiday/travel/road trip/presentations, Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543612 3:27 Med Fast 144 USD $145.95  


ELUDED ME - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2012
The Gravitons Organic sounding feelgood Singer/Songwriter track. Beautiful melodies, lush harmonies & vibrant guitars. Contemporary yet retro inspired songs with acoustic instruments & vintage keyboard. Ideal for TV/Films/Radio/Internet & uses including drama/documentaries/holiday/travel/road trip/presentations, Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543613 2:13 Med Slow 104 USD $121.95  
Full Track - Country, Alt Country
547203 2:11 Medium 105 USD $127.95  


WONDERING WHY - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2010
The Gravitons Organic sounding feelgood Singer/Songwriter track. Beautiful melodies, lush harmonies & vibrant guitars. Contemporary yet retro inspired songs with acoustic instruments & vintage keyboard. Ideal for TV/Films/Radio/Internet & uses including drama/documentaries/holiday/travel/road trip/presentations, Male Vocals, Folk, Contemporary Folk
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Folk, Contemporary Folk
543614 3:09 Med Slow 103 USD $133.95  


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