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01You Are Not Needed Now

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Re-wiring Easily

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Pete Mancini, 'Sweethearts of The Rodeo'

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The Secret Sisters' new album, You Don't Own Me Anymore, comes out June 9. Abraham Rowe/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Secret Sisters, 'Tennessee River Runs Low'

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04White Flag

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Joan Shelley, 'Wild Indifference'

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06Pretty Feather

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Jake Xerxes Fussell's new album, What in the Natural World, comes out March 31. Brad Bunyea/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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02 Have You Ever Seen Peaches Growing on a Sweet Potato Vine?

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Songs We Love: Dori Freeman, 'Go On Lovin" (Live At Folkadelphia)

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01Just To Watch Maria Dance

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Hurray for the Riff Raff's new album, The Navigator, comes out March 10, 2017. Sarah Danziger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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08Rican Beach

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04Not Even Happiness

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Leif Vollebekk's new album, Twin Solitude, comes out Feb. 24, 2017. Kyla Gilbert/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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01Elegy

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01Fly Away

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Valerie June's new album, The Order Of Time, comes out Jan. 27, 2017. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Songs We Love: Valerie June, 'Astral Plane'

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01That Time Of Night

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"Some of these songs didn't belong on a first record, but it doesn't mean they're not good songs," says Gillian Welch. John Patrick Salisbury/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Songs We Love: Gillian Welch, 'Dry Town (Demo)'

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Martha Wainwright, 'Around The Bend'

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