The following tags are used at this site to identify types of songs, characteristics, and lyrical content. Most songs have more than one tag associated with it.
Classifying folk music is not an exact science. There is certainly much room for debate, discussion, and disagreement in defining and assigning such tags. We strive to make this site accurate and informative for general users.
If you have suggestions for tags that are not listed, or feel that a particular song should have an additional tag or is wrongly tagged. Please send us an email to let us know.