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We currently have the tags folk and folk-music. Both tags serve the same purpose, so it seems redundant to have both of them.
So, can we mark folk-music as a synonym of folk? As pointed out by @Bebs here, it is unnecessary to add "-music" in a tag, so it makes sense to have folk as the main tag.
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Yes, we should merge them.
Unfortunately, I can't do it, since I don't have the right for, but no doubt a mod will do.