The article inquires about the musical urban folklore in the repertoire of to day’s street musicians in Wrocław and Poznań (Poland). Considering the lac of literature on urban folklore in the discussed cities, the author utilizes pri marily selfproduced sources. The material gathered during fieldwork in both cities (participant observation, data collection, interviews, photographs and recordings) is subsequently analyzed. To obtain a broader context, the article contains additional information about the folklore of Lviv (presentation based on literary works), Warsaw and Vienna (ethnographic fieldwork data). The article contains quotes from interviews with buskers.