Lyrics, Tunes, Recordings and Instruments

American Folklife Center Bodleian Library Broadside Ballads British Isles and America (Music of) Beuk O’ Newcassel Sangs
Gloucestershire Traditions Guitar Makers (UK) Guitarist's Web Site Hobgoblin UK
Irish National Folklore Collection Irish Traditional Music Archive Kist o Riches National Jukebox - Library of Congress
P J Music Thomann Instruments Traditional Music Library Vic Gammon audios
Yorkshire Garland

Six volumes of Dave Harker’s books on North East music and song, published since 2012 and richly illustrated and contextualised, are now available online.

Gannin’ to Blaydon Races: The Life and Times of George Ridley (2012) Cat-Gut Jim the Fiddler: Ned Corvan's Life and Songs (2017) The Gallowgate Lad: Joe Wilson’s Life and Songs (2017)
Billy Purvis: The First Professional Geordie (2018) Tyneside Song From Blind Willie to Bobby Nunn (2019) The Northern Minstrels: From Richard Whirlepipyn to James Allan (2020)
Other Dave Harker books:
Fakesong (1985) One for the Money (1980)