What would you prefer to be the key element in a folk/folk rock video? Performance Narrative Concept 13% 27% 60% Where do you find out about new folk artists/bands?Billboards Magazines TV Radio Friends/Family Festivals 0% 17% 8% 25% 29% 21%
Where do you go to watch folk music videos? MTV YouTube GoogleVideo Other 0% 0% 0% 100% How common is seeing the band perform in a folk video? 1 Always 2 Usually 3 Sometimes 4 Rarely 5 Never 0% 0% 20% 27% 53%
What do you usually see on folk artists album covers? Details: Nature, animals, the artist/band Art Photograph Both Other 0% 33% 67% 0%
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What words spring to mind when youthink of folk videos? Slow music, slow calm music, love, emotions, beards and tartan shirts, vests, the artist and nature, guitars, men with beards, performance, Irish campsite things, the instruments, very calm, focused, unique, guitar, nature, political, motivating, middle aged men, guitar playing and similar fashion sense to indie
What locations do you usually see artistsperform in a folk video? Big parks, forest, park, quiet location, theatre hall, fields, room, stage, chair, somewhere natural or on stage, empty rooms, on stage, dark spaces, usually very focused on the artist and the guitar, sometimes livelier – She & Him have very upbeat, colourful videos, on stage, or in ‘nature’ e.g. fields etc, outdoors, fields or suburb areas
What is your favourite part about albumcovers? Songs list, photos, designs, contents so you can find your favourite song, the picture, colours, interesting pictures, unusual, the art, the artwork, pictures, pretty designs, usually quite vintage, old-looking, seeing who the band is and which album, the art involved, the title, artwork and lyrics
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