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Folk Music Legends and How to Prepare for Them

Folk Music Legends and How to Prepare for Them

In comparison to big cities like Los Angeles or New York City, there are not many options for nightlife in Salt Lake City. Besides hanging out at your friend’s house, one of the more popular activities is going to a bar. Younger generations usually go to the bar for...
The Search for the Best Folk Band is Finally Over

The Search for the Best Folk Band is Finally Over

  Alrighty folks, if you have been searching for the absolute best live Irish folk band in the west search no more, Folk Hogan is indeed the end of your search. A perfect balance of six instruments (Accordion, Mandolin, Bass, Banjo, Guitar, and Drums) makes Folk...
Why YOU Should Listen to The Mighty Folk Hogan

Why YOU Should Listen to The Mighty Folk Hogan

Who are the Folk Hogan? Who are The Mighty Souls? These are the questions we get asked all the time. We wanted to address this here. More importantly, you should listen to us!  There is not really an intuitive way to describe us and what we stand for. However, we call...
Folk Punk: The Bands That Got Us Here

Folk Punk: The Bands That Got Us Here

As far as we’re concerned folk punk bands are putting out some of the best music out there today. That being said, it wouldn’t be right for us to not give a nod to the folk bands and punk bands that influenced the genres development. Many of these bands are the same...
Folk Punk and its History

Folk Punk and its History

Patrik Fitzgerald’s Safety-Pin Stuck In My Heart Folk punk, which was known originally as rogue folk, is a combination of folk music and punk rock. In the 1980s it rose to popularity because of The Pogues in Britain, and by the Violent Femmes in the United States....
The Search for the Best Folk Band is Finally Over

Folk Hogan ready to rock Folk Festival 2017

Folk Hogan ready to rock Folk Festival 2017 If you haven’t heard about Folk Hogan, you’re missing out on one of the best folk bands around. They’re not just a traditional folk band, but they give off a punk vibe and are known for delivering high energy and...
Folk Hogan and Salt Lake City’s Music Scene

Folk Hogan and Salt Lake City’s Music Scene

The Salt Lake music scene is growing quickly. With a booming local music community, many great bands are coming out of the woodwork. Folk Hogan’s high velocity Folk Music continues to draw crowds and put on great shows in the Salt Lake area. Featured in City Weekly’s...
Folk Hogan Coloring Contest

Folk Hogan Coloring Contest

We are bringing back our famed coloring contest to the SLC Downtown Farmers Market! Come dance and color! This piece was drawn by amazing artist Athena Splett. Support her by picking up some of her bad ass art here: https://athenasplett.bigcartel.com Guidelines 1....
City Weekly’s Best of Utah Music 2016

City Weekly’s Best of Utah Music 2016

We are honored to be included in the category of folk for this year’s Best of Utah Music 2016 City Weekly awards. Some really great musicians made this list and we are happy to be included among them. Local music fans, you set an all-time record for...