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All Songs Considered

All Songs +1: The Three Biggest Winners In Nashville This Week

On this week's podcast, we go to Nashville where host Bob Boilen has been making new discoveries at the Americana Music Festival.

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Newport Folk Festival

Sturgill Simpson, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

From dubstep entrance music straight into outlaw country? Makes sense to Simpson, who performs a high-octane, honky-tonking set here.

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World Cafe

Sturgill Simpson On World Cafe

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Hear the 2014 Americana Awards' Emerging Artist of the Year play at the Philadelphia Folk Festival.

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World Cafe

Hear Two Songs By Sturgill Simpson

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The country music existentialist released one of our favorite albums of 2014 (so far). Hear two songs on the World Cafe: Next podcast.

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