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Robert Ellis On Mountain Stage

The Houston singer-songwriter's performance includes an impromptu Richard Thompson cover.

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Hiss Golden Messenger On Mountain Stage

The inventive Carolina roots-rock band performs songs from its new album, The Lateness Of Dancers.

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Shovels & Rope On Mountain Stage

The South Carolina duo's garage-folk sound and heartfelt songwriting have won over countless fans.

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Folk Alley Presents: Béla Fleck And Abigail Washburn

Watch the husband-and-wife banjo duo perform the chilling murder ballad "Shotgun Blues" in New York.

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The Duhks On Mountain Stage

The band brings its impeccable blend of Canadian, American and Celtic folk to a West Virginia stage.

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Curtis McMurtry On Mountain Stage

McMurtry performs songs that reflect his family's tradition of character-driven storytelling.

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Jill Barber On Mountain Stage

Hear a live performance from the singer, whose smoky voice has taken her from folk to jazz and back.

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Puss N Boots On Mountain Stage

Norah Jones, Sasha Dobson and Catherine Popper perform an assortment of Americana-flavored songs.

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Pert Near Sandstone On Mountain Stage

The Minnesota band puts a Midwestern stamp on bluegrass and Appalachian string-band music.

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Bill Miller On Mountain Stage

The multi-talented singer-songwriter is one of the most admired figures in Native American music.