List of Korean folk music bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as folk music solo artists from Korea are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Korean music that you've never heard before. The folk music bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Korea. If you think the best Korean folk music band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.
List below includes Kim Kwang-Seok, Yang Heeun and more bands.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular folk music bands from Korea?" and "Which folk music bands started in Korea?" then this list will answer your questions.