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Earl Scruggs onstage in 2007.

Listen Earl Scruggs: The 2003 Fresh Air Interview

March 30, 2012 – Fresh Air remembers the bluegrass legend with excerpts from an interview.


Charlie Sizemore.

Listen The Charlie Sizemore Band On Mountain Stage

March 16, 2012 – Listen to one of the best voices in bluegrass perform live on Mountain Stage.


Greensky Bluegrass.

Listen Greensky Bluegrass On Mountain Stage

March 14, 2012 – Greensky Bluegrass plays songs from their forthcoming album, Handguns.


Yo-Yo Ma's latest Americana exploration features his work with mandolinist Chris Thile, bassist Edgar Meyer and fiddler Stuart Duncan.

Read Yo-Yo Ma's Bluegrass-Inspired 'Goat Rodeo'

November 21, 2011 – The cellist's latest Americana exploration features Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer and Stuart Duncan.


The Devil Makes Three.

Read The Devil Makes Three On 'World Cafe: Next' WXPN

October 17, 2011 – A new live album finds the trio cranking out rollicking American roots music and bluegrass. WXPN


Woody Guthrie is the subject of a new tribute album, Note of Hope.

Read Woody Guthrie's 'Note Of Hope' From Beyond The Grave

October 3, 2011 – Note of Hope: A Celebration of Woody Guthrie features 13 artists working with Guthrie's lyrics.


O Brother, Where Art Thou album cover

Read T-Bone Burnett On 10 Years Of 'O Brother, Where Art Thou?'

August 23, 2011 – The super-producer plays cuts from a new deluxe edition of the massively successful film soundtrack.


Alison Krauss and Union Station performed on World Cafe.

Read Alison Krauss And Union Station On World Cafe WXPN

August 9, 2011 – Hear the bluegrass icon and her band perform live in the WXPN studio. WXPN

Chris Thile and Michael Daves perform at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

Listen Newport Folk 2011: Chris Thile & Michael Daves, Live In Concert FolkAlley

July 31, 2011 – Hear the duo play some blazingly intense bluegrass in a concert from the Newport Folk Festival. FolkAlley


Trampled by Turtles performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

Listen Newport Folk 2011: Trampled By Turtles, Live In Concert

July 31, 2011 – Hear the band's blazing punk pace and impeccable dexterity of bluegrass in a concert from Newport.


Carolina Chocolate Drops performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

Listen Newport Folk 2011: Carolina Chocolate Drops, Live In Concert

July 31, 2011 – Hear the Grammy-winning African-American string band perform live from Newport.


Ruth Moody of The Wailin' Jennys performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

Listen Newport Folk 2011: The Wailin' Jennys, Live In Concert

July 31, 2011 – Hear why these three Canadian women are more just impeccable bluegrass harmonizers in a concert.


The SteelDrivers; Brian Blauser

Listen The SteelDrivers On Mountain Stage

July 25, 2011 – The five-piece bluegrass band plays a rollicking set for Mountain Stage.


Doc Watson; credit: Brian Blauser

Listen Doc Watson On Mountain Stage

July 18, 2011 – The legendary bluegrass singer and picker visits West Virginia's most revered stage.


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