What we do
- MASSFILC holds monthly meetings
to share new filksongs, sing old ones, and get together with other
filkers. Meetings are open to all; musicians and listeners are equally
welcome. Meeting locations vary, but are usually in eastern
- MASSFILC publishes songbooks
and T-shirts, which
may be ordered from us or from various filk dealers.
- MASSFILC has nine times (1992, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2006, 2009, 2012, 2015, and 2018) hosted
NEFilk, the roving east coast
science fiction folk festival.
This festival rotates
between cities along the eastern seaboard. When MASSFILC is
the organizer, the event is called ConCertino.
Typically, there will be concerts, workshops, jam sessions, and singing all
day and late into the night.
- MASSFILC assists area science fiction
conventions that wish to have filk activities including workshops,
concerts and featured performers.
- MASSFILC provides manpower, expertise, and financial
assistance to help other regional filk
organizations host music festivals and other activities.