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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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I DENY THAT - (by Matt Kjeldsen)  Year: 2005
Matt Kjeldsen A humorous tune about denial of all sorts of personal accusations against the singer. The music builds and becomes more excited as the vocal becomes quicker and more complicated. Funny, rocking folk. Great for comedy, as a backing track or as a title track. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
191650 3:31 Med Fast 135   


TODAY I LET GO - (by Sideway)  Year: 2015
Sideway Super positive and uplifting track. Big, in your face bass and beat with crisp acoustic strumming and powerful strings and brass. This track takes you on an exciting journey, with lovely twists and turns that would work well behind fast paced visuals. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Energizing Music
715969 1:19 Med Fast 135   
Loop A (Beat, bass & strumming) - Rock, Folk Rock
716252 0:15 Med Fast 135   
Loop B (Mix with horns & strings) - Dramatic, Energizing Music
716250 0:15 Med Fast 135   
Loop C (Beat, bass & piano) - Dramatic, Energizing Music
716253 0:15 Med Fast 135   
Loop D (Beat, bass & strings) - Dramatic, Energizing Music
716255 0:15 Med Fast 135   


MY SONG WENT ON TOO LONG - (by Michael Corn)  Year: 2013
Michael Corn Mid-tempo indie folk rock with male lead vocal ala Fun, Mumford & Sons, The Lumineers, Ben Kweller, James Blunt, Jack Johnson, Jason Mraz, David Gray, Phillip Phillips. Catchy fun vibe; a tale of a rockstar's ego getting the best of him. Great for film/TV/advertising. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
622208 4:25 Fast 180   
Variation (instrumental edit) - Indie Rock, Indie Rock
622205 3:20 Slow 60   
60sec (instrumental edit) - Indie Rock, Indie Rock
622204 1:01 Fast 180   
Stinger - Indie Rock, Indie Rock
622206 0:09 Fast 180   


CHIMING IN TOGETHER - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2016
Gary Wolk A mid-sixties folk-rock instrumental track inspired by the sound of The Byrds. It features drums, bass, and “jangly” electric guitars for that retro sound. Great for background track for a documentary, or film about that era. Medium tempo with melody. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
786313 2:22 Medium 110   


STEVEN'S GARDEN - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2010
Gary Wolk An original instrumental track inspired by the style of Stephen Stills. Features 4 acoustic guitars with bass, percussion, and drums, with the classic guitar tone of Stills. Great track for TV, Film or video needing an upbeat acoustic-style track. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
440038 3:47 Fast 155   


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   


THE FREAKY FOLK UNDER THE STAIRS - (by Peter Godfrey)  Year: 2012
Peter Godfrey Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
519106 2:56 Med Slow 85   


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   


FADING LIGHTS - (by Alexander John Ericson)  Year: 2015
Alexander John Ericson Dreamy, melancholic, acoustic Americana / Folk. Mellow and organic / natural. Dreamy. Instrumental, Americana, Native American Contemp
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Americana, Native American Contemp
748330 1:56 Slow 60   
Stinger - Rock, Folk Rock
748328 0:03 Slow 60   
60sec - Rock, Folk Rock
748326 1:00 Slow 60   
30sec - Rock, Folk Rock
748325 0:31 Slow 60   
Stinger - Rock, Folk Rock
748329 0:03 Slow 60   
Loop - Rock, Folk Rock
748327 0:32 Slow 60   


LOCKED AWAY NO MORE - (by Evan Zappa & the Necessity)  Year: 2011
Evan Zappa & the Necessity After a period of "locked in syndrome" of the heart, this singer suddenly finds himself "Locked Away No More", having become free of the desperation and sense of hopelessness that had shackled him inside himself. A refreshing new release from the bonds that hampered him. Male Vocals, Singer/Songwriter, Folk Singer-Songwriter
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Vocals included) - Singer/Songwriter, Folk Singer-Songwriter
447225 4:44 Med Slow 102   
Full Track (Instrumental) - Rock, Folk Rock
447067 4:42 Med Slow 103   


EL BOOGIE - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2007
Jeremy Sherman Uptempo, Los Lobos style Tex-Mex rocker featuring drums, bass, guitars and accordeon. Fast and fun, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
268398 1:16 Med Fast 135   
30sec (30-secs version) - Country, Country Rock
268394 0:30 Med Fast 135   
Loop (Loop A) - Country, Country Rock
268396 0:15 Med Fast 136   
Full Track (Underscore) - Country, Alt Country
268397 1:16 Med Fast 136   
60sec (60-secs version) - Country, Alt Country
268395 0:59 Med Fast 135   


AMERICANA FOLK ROCK VOCAL - (by Brenda Elthon)  Year: 2011
Brenda Elthon Pulsating retro folk rock peace anthem sung in 1960's New Christie Minstrels style by large live mixed chorus, featuring banjo, bouzouki, percussion, bass and keyboards. Positive, driving, up-tempo. Marching rhythmic verse with pro USA, family oriented lyrics and a "we can do it together" message. Mixed Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
531043 4:56 Slow 62   


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   


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   


SKY FLY - (by Michael Musco)  Year: 2014
Michael Musco This light rock music combines a fun and motivating feeling with a smooth sound sure to inspire. The electric guitar strums a vibrant melody and the upbeat style really gets the body moving. This music is great for ads, corporate, television, documentary, and more. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
659021 1:50 Med Slow 100   


VILLAGE DANCE - (by Vess Ray)  Year: 2013
Vess Ray Uptempo acoustic folk rock instrumental track in the style of The Lumineers, Mumford and Sons, Phillip Phillips etc, for modern product presentation, TV or Radio adverts. For scenes of families and kids, romance, road trip, buddy movie, corporate video, ad campaigns, dvd, new product presentation, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full) - Rock, Folk Rock
582969 2:09 Med Fast 134   
30sec (30 sec cut) - Rock, Folk Rock
582968 0:30 Med Fast 134   
Variation A (No Keys) - Rock, Folk Rock
582970 2:09 Med Fast 134   
Variation B (No Perc) - Rock, Folk Rock
582971 2:09 Med Fast 134   
Variation C (Perc Bass Guit) - Rock, Folk Rock
582972 2:09 Med Fast 134   
Stinger A (Stinger 1) - Rock, Folk Rock
582973 0:04 Med Fast 134   
Stinger B (Stinger 2) - Rock, Folk Rock
582974 0:06 Med Fast 134   


THE DAMAGE - (by Record/Play Music)  Year: 2011
Record/Play Music An acoustic rock, singer songwriter track that incorporates acoustic rhythm guitars and a swampy electric accent guitar. It's held down by a bass guitar and modern percussion. The damage was unintended but what's done is done. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
473586 3:01 Medium 114   


LIGHT EMBRACE - (by Tim Brown)  Year: 2013
Tim Brown Warm and alluring, this song will beckon your audience in and soothe their weary souls. It will up-lift and embrace them with hope, nostalgia, and comfort. It has a gentle and organic feel to the acoustic rhythms. It is further enhanced by a deep sounding electric guitar melody that speaks. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
580850 2:20 Slow 75   


JANGLE ROCK - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2016
Gary Wolk A “jangly” folk-rock instrumental track inspired by the 60s sound of The Byrds, The Seachers, and later Tom Petty. It features drums, tambourine, bass, and electric guitars with that classic, retro sound. Very upbeat. Great for any film, documentary, or commercial needing that 60s sound. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
777632 2:11 Med Fast 140   


BEING TOGETHER - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2013
Gary Wolk Being together with friends, family, and loved ones. This upbeat instrumental track has a bit of a 70s folk-rock sound to it. It features drums, bass, piano, and acoustic guitars. Great background track for a commercial, or video/ film about romance, or good friends, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
632717 2:53 Med Slow 95   


FOLK ROCK - (by Marc Filmer)  Year: 2014
Marc Filmer Add some rootsy passion to your 30 second TV Spot, with a stomping kick drum, strum-tastic acoustic guitar and melodic mandolin, banjo and ukulele picking out a memorable riff that will get your audience taking notice of what you have to say. Happy, joyous mood Online Commercial Advert. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Rock, Folk Rock  
677988 0:31 Med Fast 137   


SMOOTH FLY - (by Julio Kladniew)  Year: 2008
Julio Kladniew Reflective and calming track with a very subtle spanish mood. Instruments: Acoustic guitars, piano, bass and cymbals. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
337608 2:15 Slow 70   
60sec - Rock, Folk Rock
337610 1:04 Slow 70   
30sec - Rock, Folk Rock
337609 0:34 Slow 70   
Loop A - Rock, Folk Rock
337612 0:07 Slow 70   
Loop B - Rock, Folk Rock
337614 0:14 Slow 70   
Loop C - Rock, Folk Rock
337615 0:14 Slow 70   
Loop D - Rock, Folk Rock
337613 0:07 Slow 70   
Loop E - Rock, Folk Rock
337611 0:07 Slow 70   


A DRY PLACE IN THE RAIN - (by Vagabond Beach)  Year: 2013
Vagabond Beach A mellow acoustic/electric song about a restless soul that drifts from place to place seeking solace and a home but never seems to find it. Great raspy male vocals ala Nick Drake, Tom Waits, Bob Dylan with great harmonica in bridge/outro. Great for scenes about drifters, free spirits and the lonely. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
632419 3:13 Medium 126   
Variation A (Acoustic Vocal) - Rock, Folk Rock
632510 3:10 Medium 126   
Variation B (Instrumental) - Rock, Folk Rock
632512 3:14 Medium 126   


SILVER SONG - (by Lee FitzSimmons)  Year: 2006
Lee FitzSimmons Featuring brilliant new age acoustic textures over an ethnic percussion bed, this elegant composition invokes sylvan images and scenery... Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
236559 3:15 Med Slow 100   


DUBLIN ROCKS - (by Andy L)  Year: 2013
Andy L Lively Folk Punk style track with an Irish theme. Sounds like The Pogues, The Levellers. Features vibrant fiddle, accordion, acoustic guitar, electric guitars, driving drums and bass. Great for Saint Patrick's Day, Irish pub, live band, Guiness, stout, beer commercials, extreme sport, riverdance, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
615335 3:07 Med Fast 145   
60sec A (edit 2 variation) - Rock, Folk Rock
615342 1:01 Med Fast 145   
60sec B (Edit) - European, Ireland
615341 1:02 Med Fast 145   
Variation A (Irish Folk Mix) - European, Ireland
615354 3:05 Med Fast 145   
Variation B (Indie Rock Mix ) - Indie Rock, Indie Rock
615348 3:08 Med Fast 145   


MR. JANGLE MAN - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2013
Gary Wolk Back to the 1960’s with this folk-rock track inspired by The Byrds, and others who were part of the L. A. sound of that time. Features drums, bass, and plenty of “jangly” sounding electric guitars. Great music bed for documentary or film depicting that time. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
606204 2:26 Medium 110   


SHE REMINDS ME - (by Michael Panasuk)  Year: 2013
Michael Panasuk A group of Nashville pickers get together at a local 'watering hole' and deliver a heartfelt performance about a lost love using a Singer/Songwriter style reminiscent of James Taylor with instrumentation consisting of (Guitars, Bass, Drums, organ, and Mandolin). Simple and to the point. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
607785 4:18 Med Fast 145   


LONG ROAD BACK - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2013
Gary Wolk A slow roots rock instrumental track inspired by the styles of Tom Petty and Neil Young. Has a 70’s vibe to it. Features drums, bass, and many electric guitars. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
575520 2:52 Slow 71   


SPRING OF JOY - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2010
D. Silverstone Joyful Acoustic folk music that warms your heart and cheer your mind and soul with sweetness. Jumpy, Happy and Bouncy. Consisting Full Band of Acoustic Guitar, flutes, Drums and percussions, keys and piano. Uplifting, mellow and positive with light Latin feel. Elated romantic indie film soundtrack. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
445001 2:16 Medium 112   


ON THE ROAD (FULL LENGTH) - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2010
D. Silverstone American summer journey. Uplifting poprock music. Upbeat Positive instrumental with country southern american touch and dance beat. Modern and mellow Featuring full band of steel and acoustic guitars, electric piano, bass and melodic strings. Fresh, bright, energizing, happy, sweet melody. Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
415072 2:49 Med Slow 100   
Loop A - Rock, Pop Rock
416182 0:49 Med Slow 100   
Loop B - Dramatic, Energizing Music
414183 0:49 Med Slow 100   
60sec - Dramatic, Romantic Music
415047 1:00 Med Slow 100   
Loop - Dramatic, Heartwarming Music
416424 0:24 Med Slow 100   


SHE LOOKS DOWN ON ME - (by Michael Panasuk)  Year: 2013
Michael Panasuk Sometimes love is a bitter pill to swallow, and sometimes you can feel bitter when love chews you up and spits you out like an old wad sugarless gum. Angry, embittered, caustic male vocals and harmonies express the depressive sentiments of being dumped by the love your life. Heavy, real, poetic. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
611913 2:53 Med Fast 137   


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