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Goodnight, Texas On Mountain Stage

Hear a folk-rock band named after a hamlet midway between its members' hometowns.

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Red Molly On Mountain Stage

Hear a set from the roots trio that includes the Richard Thompson song which inspired its name.

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Leigh and Eric Gibson evoke the sounds of classic sibling duos like The Stanley Brothers.

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Allison Moorer On Mountain Stage

Like much of Moorer's music, the alt-country singer's new album is informed by personal struggles.

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The Barr Brothers On Mountain Stage

Unfazed by a hasty set-up, the Canadian folk band plays a tight, polished live set.

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Dave And Phil Alvin On Mountain Stage

The brothers, core players in roots-rock, perform songs from their first album together in decades.

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The Jeff Austin Band On Mountain Stage

The mandolinist and Yonder Mountain String Band alumnus takes the stage as a solo artist.

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The Earls Of Leicester On Mountain Stage

The group conjures up the sounds of bluegrass legends Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs.

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Buckwheat Zydeco On Mountain Stage

The ambassador of a distinctive Louisiana style takes the stage in West Virginia.

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Dayna Kurtz On Mountain Stage

Kurtz's blend of American roots-rock and R&B has the respect of some of music's biggest names.

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