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Horse Feathers On Mountain Stage

The string-laden indie-folk band Horse Feathers makes its second appearance on Mountain Stage, recorded live on the campus of the University of Alaska at Fairbanks.

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Horse Feathers On Mountain Stage

The Portland folk quartet recreates the arrangements from its acclaimed album Thistled Spring in the band's first appearance on West Virginia's most famous stage.

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The most agreeably pretty song to float along in ages, Horse Feathers' "Thistled Spring" still finds a way to chill the blood. Tarina Westlund hide caption

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