Filk

Some articles on filk:

Minus Ten And Counting
... Minus Ten and Counting Songs of the Space Age is an influential album of filk songs composed and performed by a variety of artists, released as a cassette tape in 1983 by Off Centaur Publications ... It was the first anthology of space filk songs, and both inspired a flowering of performance of the genre and paved the way for other albums to be professionally produced ... (ISBN 0-910483-08-6) As is common in filk, many of the pieces use tunes from other songs for example, "The Ballad of Apollo XIII" is set to the tune of "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" by Gordon Lightfoot ...
Lee Gold - Filk
... publishing Xenofilkia, a bimonthly collection of filk lyrics to which songwriters have contributed, including Leslie Fish, Tom Smith and Bob Kanefsky ... Although Gold has published filk lyrics, she has never recorded for public distribution ... Gold was inducted into the Filk Hall of Fame in 1997 ...
James Robinson (filk Musician)
1948, Maine) is an American filk music songwriter and performer (known as Dr ... His filk albums include Dr ... Robinson was inducted into the Filk Hall of Fame in 2000 ...
Categories of Fan Labor Activities - Musical Arts: Filking
... Filk is a musical culture, genre, and community tied to science fiction/fantasy fandom, involving the writing and performance of songs inspired by fandom and ... additionally, there are now dedicated filk conventions in Canada, England, Germany, and the USA ... to produce music as a form of fan labor that is not usually classified as filk ...
Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff - Music
... They were introduced to filk music in 1991 and predominantly use acoustic guitars in their live shows ... At a party for the event Jeff had the opportunity to a jam session with founding filk musicians Dr ... Filk and parody have become their main musical presence, though now they perform through their own production company, MysticFig and as a duo predominantly ...