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The Importance Of Earl Scruggs, As Told By His Followers

Weekend Edition Sunday revisits a 2007 conversation with Tony Trischka, Bela Fleck and Steve Martin.

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Dry The River: Songs Of Cardiac Anatomy

A veteran of punk bands, Peter Liddle switched to acoustic guitar to keep quiet as a med student.

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Susan Justice: Sometimes You Just Have To 'Eat Dirt'

To get away from a strict religious family, Justice fled to New York in 2001 to busk on the streets.

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The Bryan Brothers' Twin Grooves, On And Off The Court

The identical twins and No. 1 doubles team in the world have been playing tennis and music since they were 6 years old.

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Lost In The Trees: A Golden Memorial Of Orchestral Folk

Frontman Ari Picker discusses his mother's death and the group's second album, A Church That Fits Our Needs, dedicated to her life and legacy.

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Melanie Fiona: A Grammy Winner Gets Personal

The soul singer discusses her new album, The MF Life, and the influence of Whitney Houston on her own development as a performer.

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