Organizations and websites to go to for more information about folk and roots music:

General Folk Music Resources

Ontario Council of Folk Festivals Ontario's folk music organization

Northern Journey Online a portal with links to everything Canadian and folk a resource for folk music on the web

North American Folk Music & Dance Alliance the largest folk organization worldwide

Folk Alliance Canada the Canadian branch of the Folk Alliance

Northeast Regional Folk Alliance The northeast regional branch of the North American Folk Music & Dance Alliance

Festival Finder links to music festivals all over North America; search by genre, location, date, or performers

Folk Music Index An indexed guide to traditional folk music on record

FolkLib Index An amazing library of folk music links

The Ballad Tree Hugh Blumenfeld's entertaining folk music site includes articles, links, reviews, MP3s and more

The Mudcat Café home of Digital Tradition, where you can search for song lyrics, and the Mudcat Discussion forum

Yahoo's Folk Music Links The folk music section of Yahoo information about presenting house concerts, links to house concert series and listings of artist who perform at house concerts

Musi-Cal search for concerts in your area and find out where your favourite artists are appearing

Elderly Instruments amazing source for acoustic instruments, CDs, books, videos, and other nifty stuff

Thirty Below/Trente-Sous-Zéro a great site for traditional French-Canadian music

Folquébec is where you can discover all sorts of folk musicians from la belle province

How To Start a Coffeehouse a guide from the Boston Area Coffeehouse Association