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November 17, 2006 New-folk artist M. Ward talks about his latest CD, Post-War and shares some of his favorite reco...

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A friend and protege of the late John Fahey, Glenn Jones steps out of the shadow of the master on his new album, The Wanting.

October 1, 2011 A friend and protege of the late guitarist, Glenn Jones is preserving the style Fahey helped invent.

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Thurston Moore

November 16, 2007 Moore has always had an ear for challenging sounds. Hear his favorite acoustic guitarists.

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Bon Iver

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Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Wye Oak

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M.I.A.

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Arcade Fire

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The Wanting

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  • Album: The Wanting
  • Artist: Glenn Jones
  • Label: Thrill Jockey
  • Released: 2011
 

Imaginational Anthem, Vol. 1-3

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  • Album: Imaginational Anthem, Vol. 1-3
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Label: Tompkins Square
  • Released: 2008
 

Best of John Fahey 1959-1977

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  • Album: Best of John Fahey 1959-1977
  • Artist: John Fahey
  • Label: Takoma
  • Released: 1977
 

Collection

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  • Album: Collection
  • Artist: Anne Briggs
  • Label: Topic
  • Released: 1999
 

Jack Orion

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  • Album: Jack Orion
  • Artist: Bert Jansch
  • Label: Earmark
  • Released: 1966
 

Ballads

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  • Album: Ballads
  • Artist: Derek Bailey
  • Label: Tzadik
  • Released: 2002
 

Kensington Blues

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  • Album: Kensington Blues
  • Artist: Jack Rose
  • Label: VHF