For the song goes on…

For the song goes on…

This is a lovely piece from Cathy Rytmeister posted on her Facebook page and reproduced here with her kind permission. It encapsulates the wonderful inclusiveness and sense of community that is at the heart of our folk community especially at this time of collective...
The Songs of Henry Lawson Songbook

The Songs of Henry Lawson Songbook

In 1989 the first edition of The Songs of Henry Lawson was launched by Australian singer, songwriter and performer, Chris Kempster. Australian folk songs have developed alongside our national identity. This collection reflects the truth that the song-making tradition...

Bankstown Folk Club

Bankstown Folk Mary Hartley asks: “Where are they now?” – all those performers and audience who came to “Bankstown Folk” in the late 1970s. Asher Skowronek, Joy Thwaite, Rosie & Jim McKenna, Lilo Blyton, Dave Williams, John Free, Tom...