John Fahey
Unhalfbricking
Return of the Repressed: The John Fahey Anthology
Fairport Convention

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Progressive Folk uses the introspective, intricate music of post-Dylan folk as a starting point, and adds new layers of musical and lyrical complexity, often incorporating various ethnic influences.

Progressive Folk Artists Highlights

John Fahey
John Fahey
Fairport Convention
Fairport Convention
Leo Kottke
Leo Kottke
Buffy Sainte-Marie
Buffy Sainte-Marie
Béla Fleck
Béla Fleck
Abigail Washburn
Abigail Washburn

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Progressive Folk Album Highlights

Unhalfbricking
Fairport Convention
Unhalfbricking
Return of the Repressed: The John Fahey Anthology
John Fahey
Return of the Repressed: ...
Great Days: The John Prine Anthology
John Prine
Great Days: The John Prine ...
The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death
John Fahey
The Transfiguration of ...
The Guitar Player
Davy Graham
The Guitar Player
Leo Kottke Anthology
Leo Kottke
Leo Kottke Anthology

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Progressive Folk Song Highlights

Title/Composer Performer Stream
A Sailor's Life Fairport Convention
Poor Boy John Fahey
Bruised Orange (Chain of Sorrow) John Prine
The Death of the Clayton Peacock John Fahey
Cry Me a River Davy Graham
The Driving of the Year Nail Leo Kottke
Proud Maisrie Shirley Collins / Davy Graham
The Apprentice John Martyn
Angel from Montgomery John Prine
Bird on a Wire Buffy Sainte-Marie

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