Dala: Newport Folk 2009

Amanda Walther and Sheila Carabine met in their music class, and have since put out three albums.

Dala: Newport Folk 2009
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Joe Pug: Newport Folk 2009

Joe Pug's lyrics paint an utterly unromantic vision of finding a place to belong.

Joe Pug: Newport Folk 2009
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Campbell Brothers: Newport Folk 2009

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

The family band's music melds the shuffle and thump of blues with gospel tradition.

Campbell Brothers: Newport Folk 2009
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David Rawlings Machine: Newport Folk 2009

Folk Alley

Gillian Welch and David Rawlings keep the focus shifting between their marvelously paired voices.

David Rawlings Machine: Newport Folk 2009
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Deer Tick: Newport Folk 2009

Weathered and shot through with bursts of noise, Deer Tick's tunes are surprisingly thoughtful.

Deer Tick: Newport Folk 2009
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