FAQ Table of Contents

OTHER FILK RESOURCES

(last updated June 19, 2017)

Anybody know if the Filkipedia is still around? I get error messages when I try to reach the original link.

A Radio Show:
WAIF Public Radio in Cincinnati has a regular weekly program called "Orion's Nebula", on Thurdays at 3-4 pm. An hour of broadcast filk every week, thanks to the DJ/programmer there, Bill Bacher.
A Project of Interest:
Team Filk at SETI@home. Click here to see how the team is doing, and here to download the client and run the SETI search on your home (or work or school) computer.

And one involving Copyright:
Coalition for the Future of Music

FILK/SONGWRITING RESOURCES ON THE WEB

dmoz directory of filk pages (dmoz is gone, this is an old backup)
The Filk Book Database
German Filk Page
German Filk page filk.info
Joe Kesselman's Filk Resources
Michael McAfee's Filk Primary Sources
Mudcat Cafe
The Muse's Muse Forums (the blog is gone but the discussions linger on...)
On Line Guitar Archive sites
Real Old Time Religion
Songs Alive! Songwriter support group.
Ultimate Guide to Songwriting and Music Composition
(For The Taper's Guide to Recorded Filk contact "Taper" Glen Simser at cx692@freenet carleton ca) [checking on this - 7 years is a long time on the net...KS]

MUSIC WRITING ASSISTANCE

TablEdit

See also Dansm's tab links for links to a lot of tab files.

AN ASCII MUSIC NOTATION SCHEME

ABC notation information page. This includes programs for translating files into sheet music, and for playing tunes from ABC files.

And in general if you're looking for filkers, try Facebook. Many use that instead of websites these days.

MUSICIANS' PAGES ON THE WEB

The Filk Ring , Alexander James Adams , Avalon Rising , Eric Bogle , The Boogie Knights , Michele Bottorff , The Chromatics , Meg Davis , Leslie Fish see also her blog , Glass Hammer , Judith Hayman , Blake Hodgetts , Janis Ian , Bob Kanefsky , Joe Kesselman , Michael Kube-McDowell , Christine Lavin , Ben Newman , Ookla the Mok , Steve Savitsky , Luke Ski , Tom Smith , Space Vipers , Tempest Web Page , Tri-Destiny , Urban Tapestry , Dave Weingart , Camille West , Rob Wynne

FAN FUNDS

Interfilk

SONG ARCHIVES

The Capitol Steps
Clark S. Lindsey's Space Filk/Folk Page
The Filkado Script and pictures from the performance at NorEascon 4
JRRT Tolkien Music (titles, album list, some lyrics)
Leslie Fish sample mp3s from available albums
The Red Songbook of Westmarch
Tom Digby Recordings
The Virtual Filksing (the largest on-line archive of filk recordings on the Internet, including[currently] unpublished works by Leslie Fish, Julia Ecklar, Kathy Mar, and others.)
The Voices of Fandom - Recordings from the World of Science Fiction. June podcast is a Frank Gasperik memorial.
And the Filkive project!

RECORDING REVIEWS

The Daily Vault does recording reviews including filk.

Please let me know of any additions/corrections to the above information.