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Sam Amidon artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
August 6, 2013 On his new album, the folksinger weaves traditional material into his own mesmerizing compositions.
May 4, 2010 Amidon takes an experimental approach to folk in a session from World Cafe.
May 17, 2013 Amidon says the melodies of shape-note hymns are some of the "deepest-seated for me."
August 30, 2010 "How Come That Blood" is an old song, but in Amidon's hands, it springs to life as if newly born.
May 15, 2013 Folksinger Sam Amidon visits a strange forest inhabited by creatures of his own imagination.
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