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Folk rock is a musical genre combining elements of folk music and rock music. In its earliest and narrowest sense, the term referred to a genre that arose in the United States and the UK around the mid-1960s. The sound was epitomized by tight vocal harmonies and a relatively "clean" (effects- and distortion-free) approach to electric instruments epitomized by the jangly 12-string sound of the Byrds' guitarist Roger McGuinn as used sparingly by George Harrison in 1964 and 1965. The repertoire was drawn in part from folk sources, but even more from folk-influenced singer-songwriters such as Bob Dylan. Roger McGuinn of the Byrds has also stated The Beatles inspired him to mix folk with rock mus ... Read More


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THINGS HAVE TO GET BETTER - (by Mario Pompetti)  Year: 2011
Mario Pompetti Acoustic guitar & soft pads, reminds of the proverbial "small-Southern-one-stop-light-town" on a Sunday afternoon after church service where families and friends relax and enjoy each other's company. Perfect for drama, romance, intrigue and family relationship Tranquil productions, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
449995 3:47 Medium 120   


WHAT I WANT - (by Herrick)  Year: 2015
Herrick A rhythmic track featuring a strong female vocal about a women and what she wants. Not what she needs, but he is what she wants. romantic comedy, Female Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Cathy vocal version) - Rock, Folk Rock
739084 3:30 Fast 151   


DULCIMER DANCE - (by David M Brown)  Year: 2013
David M Brown Mountain Dulcimer goes rockin, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
599671 3:08 Med Slow 93   


PICKING A FRIEND - (by Michael Panasuk)  Year: 2013
Michael Panasuk Pleasantly plucking and picking melodic lines and rich, lush chords on a vintage Gibson ES-335 played through an old Fender Deluxe Reverb amp. Smooth, soothing, atmospheric background sound with many commercial applications. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
622209 3:01 Medium 115   


DISCONNECTED (INSTRUMENTAL) - (by Fresh Body Shop)  Year: 2011
Fresh Body Shop Acoustic pop rock song with piano. A very catchy and emotional melody, perfect for drama or comedy. 20-something club scene, TV, Film, Indie or Documentary. Catchy tune, touching lyrics, light and soulful, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Instrumental version) - Rock, Folk Rock
476867 2:28 Med Slow 85   


YOUNG EDWARD - (by Kevin Webster)  Year: 2012
Kevin Webster Spirited, energetic Celtic track, based on the old folk ballad 'Edward'. Traditional Celtic ensemble evolves into folk metal arrangement from 0:43. Featuring uilleann pipes, fiddle, bodhran and rock/metal rhythm section. Alternative versions available. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
550385 1:31 Medium 112   
60sec A - Rock, Folk Rock
550384 1:01 Medium 112   
60sec B (Rock mix) - Rock, Folk Rock
550383 1:01 Medium 112   
30sec (Rock mix) - Rock, Folk Rock
550394 0:31 Medium 112   
15sec (Rock mix) - Rock, Folk Rock
550392 0:16 Medium 112   
60sec (Celtic mix) - Folk, European Folk
550382 1:01 Medium 112   
30sec (Celtic mix) - Folk, European Folk
550393 0:31 Medium 112   
15sec (Celtic mix) - Folk, European Folk
550391 0:16 Medium 112   


THERE WE WERE (FULL) - (by Ryan Brady)  Year: 2013
Ryan Brady There We Were is a feel good and uplifting track that features vibrant acoustic guitars, drums with a solid groove. There is an organic southern hometown flavor that makes the track ideal for TV, Film, Radio & Internet uses that need to generate this type of feel. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
608420 1:19 Med Slow 88   
Variation A - Rock, Folk Rock
608419 1:19 Med Slow 88   
Variation B - Rock, Folk Rock
608421 1:19 Med Slow 88   
Stinger - Rock, Folk Rock
608422 0:06 Med Slow 88   


LEAVE HER - (by The Wyld Olde Souls)  Year: 2011
The Wyld Olde Souls Anthemic acoustic classic rock style epic which explodes into full rock with orchestration, big harmonies, rich female vocals. Theme of loss, leaving, renewal, closing one's eyes to rediscover the self within the storm. Romantic, sweeping, for dreamers, moving on, the end of a long journey. Mixed Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
512507 5:17 Medium 128   


NEW YORK IS KILLING ME - (by Steve Dafoe)  Year: 2012
Steve Dafoe An Acoustic Guitar gem that is Inspirational, Uplifting and Positive. Set in New York, it revolves around the love /hate relationship of the city. An Americana and Adult contemporary song perfect for Corporate presentations and TV and Film work. Could be used for muzak in elevators lounges or bars. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
546542 3:08 Very Fast 172   


GUITAR-SONG - (by Mike McAnally)  Year: 2000
Mike McAnally Simple solo guitar rhythm track recorded with a Roland VG8 NashNut patch. Gives the 6 str a twelve str sound along with a little twang. Very nice effect which enables the player to Rock out while keeping a Folk rock style almost Prog Rock but not quite.Perhaps a small tribute to ART Rock-Band-YES, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock  
415530 4:11 Med Slow 88   


BEST FRIENDS - (by Larry Folk)  Year: 2011
Larry Folk Lifelong friends who realize they must go their own ways, but know they will always have a special place in their hearts and will continue to get together. The lyric also ties in nicely with graduation themes. Very relatable lyrical theme & melody especially for teen films and Big Chill-type events, Female Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Male Vocals) - Rock, Folk Rock
454765 4:28 Fast 152   
Variation (Instrumental) - Rock, Folk Rock
454764 4:28 Fast 152   


LIVING ON THE EDGE OF DISASTER - (by Linq)  Year: 2013
Linq Concerned about the dangers of nuclear power? This song's for you complete with cymbal swells, well-placed electric guitar embellishments and a timely wake-up call. The clock is ticking. Great fit for documentaries, films and radio shows that address the topic. Female Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
633819 2:26 Medium 110   


IT AIN'T YOU (WITH BRUCE KULA GUITAR) - (by Colin Ward)  Year: 2011
Colin Ward Here is a song about someone who obsesses over a woman who is not interested. Solo voice over acoustic guitars with minimal percussion. Inspired by watching Criminal Minds and could well be a background piece for that show. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Vocal) - Rock, Folk Rock
480729 3:55 Med Fast 130   
Variation (Instrumental version) - Rock, Folk Rock
480730 3:55 Med Fast 130   


BEST DAY EVER (FULL) - (by Ron Komie)  Year: 2014
Ron Komie Good times are here, and this track makes anyone a believer. Chicken picking banjo, sawing fiddle, strumming acoustic guitars & upbeat drums are featured on this sprightly bluegrass pop piece in the style of Old Crow Medicine Show & The Avett Brothers. Lively acoustic guitar riff ending at 1:55. Instrumental, Country, Bluegrass
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
13 Mixes Available
663693 2:10 Very Fast 225   


BUILDING FOR THE BETTER (FULL) - (by Ron Komie)  Year: 2014
Ron Komie Better times are coming, and this track proves it. Solid four-on-the-floor kick drum, picking banjos and strumming acoustic guitars are the driving forces behind this uplifting, energetic epic of a folk rock piece in the style of Mumford And Sons. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
663613 2:05 Medium 125   


DANCING IN MY ROOM - (by Ariel Polenta)  Year: 2011
Ariel Polenta Uptempo, Larry David funny style featuring perfect banjo and violin melody with accompaniment of drum, bass and guitar. Fast and fun, Rock Music, Folk Rock. Try it, you might like it! Instrumental. Could also be surf music and dance, cartoon, childrens. Reminiscent of the Curb Your Enthusiasm Theme. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
483519 1:25 Very Fast 185   
30sec - Rock, Folk Rock
485228 0:31 Very Fast 185   
60sec - Rock, Folk Rock
485229 1:01 Very Fast 185   
Variation A (no melody) - Rock, Folk Rock
485231 1:25 Very Fast 185   
Variation B (tablas and piano) - Rock, Folk Rock
485230 1:23 Very Fast 170   


DYING IN PEACE - (by Doug Kidder)  Year: 2015
Doug Kidder Exploring another side of dying and finding peace heavy vocals harmonies front end setting up an instrumental ending with backing support vocals acoustic guitar picking with strumming building arrangement including triumphant horns drums bass asking questions throughout suitable for TV/Film/Internet, Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
708796 4:26 Med Slow 80   
Variation A (last half with fade) - Rock, Folk Rock
708794 2:08 Med Slow 80   
Variation B (extended cut mix II) - Rock, Folk Rock
708795 4:36 Med Slow 80   
Variation C - Rock, Folk Rock
708797 4:25 Med Slow 80   
Variation D - Rock, Folk Rock
708798 4:25 Med Slow 80   
Variation E (ending II) - Rock, Folk Rock
708894 2:08 Med Slow 80   
Variation F (extended cut) - Rock, Folk Rock
708793 4:36 Med Slow 80   


OPTIMISTIC INDIE FOLK - (by Anthony Regan)  Year: 2014
Anthony Regan Optimistic, lighthearted INDIE FOLK INSTRUMENTAL in the style of Phillip Phillips, Mumford & Sons, Punch Brothers, etc. High-spirited, acoustic based instrumental that would work well for commercials and presentations. Simple instrumentation that won't step dialogue or voiceover. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
673427 1:42 Medium 105   


CI SEI SOLO TU - (by Stefano Fucili)  Year: 2013
Stefano Fucili Pop folk rock country ballad with harmonica, acoustic & electric guitars, organ, bass, drums. Sound like American rock Country-rock. Great starting intro. Idela for Tv, Film, Commercials, Documentary. Sound like Like a Rolling Stone by The Rolling Stones. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (instrumental) - Rock, Folk Rock
617333 3:55 Medium 120   


DON QUIXOTE (VICTORIA BLYTHE VOCAL) - (by Greg Beattie)  Year: 2009
Greg Beattie Driving acoustic pop song about tilting at windmills, fighting to find meaning in life. Female vocal over pulsating drums, fretless bass, plaintive fiddle, acoustic guitars and mandolin. Angst-ridden lyric about the blind searching for truth. A passionate plea against complacence. Mixed Vocals, Pop, Acoustic Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Pop, Acoustic Pop
458551 3:21 Medium 118   
Variation (Instrumental) - Rock, Folk Rock
456131 3:21 Medium 121   


TOGETHER WE ARE STRONG (FULL) - (by Ron Komie)  Year: 2014
Ron Komie This epic rock/folk piece emanates unity & teamwork, making it an excellent corporate/motivational track. Syncopated acoustic guitars, heartfelt piano & big drums are the driving forces behind this uplifting, energetic gem in the style of Mumford And Sons. Lush strings & picking banjos add dimension, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
17 Mixes Available
663648 2:40 Medium 127   


UNITED WE STAND (FULL) - (by Ron Komie)  Year: 2014
Ron Komie This epic rock/folk piece emanates unity & teamwork, making it perfect for corporate/motivational usage. Rhythmic sweeping piano, picking banjo & big drums are the driving force behind this uplifting, energetic gem in the style of Mumford And Sons. Expressive fiddle chords and strumming acoustics. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
17 Mixes Available
663678 2:38 Fast 150   


FLUTTER-BY - (by Quarterstep Productions)  Year: 2008
Quarterstep Productions Dynamic contemporary acoustic folk pop rock background track with a little country crossover edge. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
337116 1:39 Med Slow 99   


DOWN THAT ROAD - (by Michael Panasuk)  Year: 2015
Michael Panasuk Bluesy with a gospel flavor Singer/Songwriter track that sings about a love for lust, beauty, and the delights of the female form, and just how addictive a purely physical relationship can become, like a drug that you can never get enough of, no matter how high or how low you attempt to go. Male Vocals, Singer/Songwriter, Contemp Singer/Songwriter
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Singer/Songwriter, Contemp Singer/Songwriter
730391 3:10 Medium 125   
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
730390 3:00 Medium 120   
30sec - Rock, Folk Rock
730387 0:30 Med Slow 100   
60sec - Rock, Folk Rock
730388 1:00 Medium 120   
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
730389 3:09 Medium 126   


OPEN FIELDS OF HOPE - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2011
D. Silverstone Uplifting Acoustic Folk music with acoustic guitars, vocal varmony, and banjo. heartwarming instrumental underscore in a positive, hopeful and loving feel. Light, soft spring happiness and travis optimism. Best for Sweet Joyful scenes, a sense of nostalgic calture and open fields. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - Rock, Folk Rock
492872 1:21 Medium 105   
Loop - Folk, Contemporary Folk
492936 0:28 Medium 105   


MAKING A BETTER LIFE (FULL) - (by Ron Komie)  Year: 2014
Ron Komie Good times are coming soon, & this track makes anyone a believer. Solid four-on-the-floor drums, picking banjo and strumming acoustic guitars are featured on this easy going, sweet pop bluegrass piece in the style of Old Crow Medicine Show & The Avett Brothers. Nice acoustic guitar breakdown at 0:39, Instrumental, Country, Country Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
12 Mixes Available
663634 2:24 Med Slow 102   


MOVEMENT OF IT - (by The Gravitons)  Year: 2010
The Gravitons Singer/Songwriter track. Mellow acoustic guitar, sparse intimate vocals with subtle atmospheric strings and piano. Our other song 'It's Clear' follows naturally from this song, so it's also worth checking out. Mellow, Melancholic, Haunting, Retro, Retrospective, Atmospheric, Indie New Folk, Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
541700 1:31 Med Slow 101   
Variation - Rock, Acoustic Rock
541874 1:31 Med Slow 100   


BRING IT - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2011
D. Silverstone Passionate Rock instrumental. Funky exciting alternative music, Strong and intense, soulful electric guitar riffs and dance beat. Hot, inspirational and dynamic. Great as indie soul opening, intro and tv spot, teen dramatic scenes, free urban spirit, radio rock jingles, trailers and modern life. Instrumental, Rock, Modern Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Modern Rock
496806 1:47 Very Fast 208   
Ident - Rock, Folk Rock
500567 0:13 Very Fast 208   
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
492282 0:28 Med Slow 104   
Variation - Dramatic, Energizing Music
492495 1:26 Med Slow 104   
30sec - Rock, Modern Rock
499969 0:31 Very Fast 208   
Loop - Rock, British Invasion
500678 0:24 Very Fast 208   


I JUST LOST MY MIND - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2010
D. Silverstone Lost my mind but Now I'm Fine. Bright Moody soft folk rock Guitars, with charming guitar riffs in an enchanted chord progression, shadow sounds, drums and bass. Pensive Instrumental music Ideal for mellow reflective, sentimental and contemplative Soundtrack peaceful Underscore, a, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
412441 1:54 Med Slow 95   


A FAIR QUESTION - (by Jason Savell)  Year: 2012
Jason Savell A high energy folk rock song, perfect for party scenes, good times, renaissance fairs, and general merry making. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock  
552897 1:49 Fast 156   


TEMPO - (by Stefano Fucili)  Year: 2013
Stefano Fucili Classic Pop folk rock ballad with REAL INSTRUMENTS piano rhodes, acoustic guitar, electric guitars, great solo guitar, strings, bass, drums. Sound like Bon Jovi, U2, American rock. Song start soft and rise to power energy. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (instrumental) - Rock, Folk Rock
617140 4:24 Medium 120   


STANDING TALL - (by Colin Ward)  Year: 2011
Colin Ward An artist, painting pictures, getting famous, and Standing Tall! A rocking song about someone on the road to fame through their art. Some of their traits are featured. They are advised to Stand Tall and Celebrate. Rocking, Upbeat. Artistic Show on PBS? Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
484030 3:45 Med Fast 140   
Variation (Instrumental version) - Rock, Folk Rock
484038 3:46 Med Fast 140   


MAYBE - (by The Wyld Olde Souls)  Year: 2011
The Wyld Olde Souls Rich female vocals, mesmerizingly sweet and touching. Classic folk/rock/pop sound, fast tempo, with hauntingly precise and smart vocal harmonies, somehwat similar to Peter, Paul & Mary's string of hits throughout the 1960's, timeless sound with strong appeal to adults. Dramatic scenes, storylines. Female Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
512244 2:39 Med Slow   


I KNOW WHERE I'M GOING - (by Pete Bax)  Year: 2010
Pete Bax "I Know Where I'm Going" is a traditional wedding song about a woman pining for her "bonnie" lover Johnny. It was recorded by Burl Ives for his debut album It has also been recorded by Kathleen Ferrier, Odetta, The Weavers, The Clancy Brothers, Judy Collins, Barbara Dane the Highwaymen, wedding song, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock  
378948 1:59 Medium 115   


DRIVING AROUND - (by Sean McCabe)  Year: 2012
Sean McCabe Story song about looking back at good times playing in a band, fiddle driven folk/rock with calypso beat. Funny lyrics, nostalgic tone with happy but slightly wistful chorus. Perfect for movie or sitcom about being in the band, driving around town. catchy Celtic. Irish movie soundtrack. ringtone. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock  
543114 2:48 Med Fast 140   


TAKE ME WAY BACK - (by Ross Martin)  Year: 2008
Ross Martin Synth Keyboards, Rock Organ and Strings. This medium tempo piece has a simple melody that starts out as a round in the piano. It builds in intensity with the addition of the other instruments. Good toe tappn' beat. Good for Commercials or Background Music. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Rock, Folk Rock
279442 1:00 Medium 110   


COLOURS OF YOUR FACE - (by Guiye Frayo)  Year: 2013
Guiye Frayo A sweet and easy song, mood-enhancing, filled with simple but catchy melodies and effective percussions that will build dynamically along the song until releasing on the final passage. Button ended. Everything executed and recorded with extreme clarity and precision. Ideal for finese commercials. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Instrumental Song) - Rock, Folk Rock
628479 1:20 Med Fast 130   


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