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The Nighthawks.

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September 3, 2012 – The venerable, well-toured ensemble made roots-rock music decades before the term existed.

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Matthew Sweet performs on Mountain Stage.

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August 31, 2012 – The power-pop icon returns to the show, recorded in Charleston, W.V., to play new and old material.

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Blitzen Trapper performs on Mountain Stage.

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August 30, 2012 – The Oregon band performs material from its country- and rock-inspired new album, American Goldwing.

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Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit on Mountain Stage.

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August 29, 2012 – The North Alabama rock band performs bold new material in its second appearance on Mountain Stage.

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James McMurtry in his ninth appearance on Mountain Stage.

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August 28, 2012 – The Texan brings wry, attention-grabbing storytelling to his ninth appearance on the show.

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Dawes rocking out on Mountain Stage.

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August 27, 2012 – The Los Angeles rock band showcases material from its latest album, Nothing Is Wrong.

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Nikki Lane on Mountain Stage.

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August 24, 2012 – The retro-voiced South Carolina country singer makes her first appearance on the show.

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The Kruger Brothers on Mountain Stage.

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August 23, 2012 – The bluegrass-loving, banjo-shredding Swiss brothers make their first appearance on the show.

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Charlie Worsham on Mountain Stage.

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August 22, 2012 – The country singer-songwriter performs five original tunes that draw from his new self-titled EP.

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Red Clay Ramblers on Mountain Stage.

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August 21, 2012 – Red Clay Ramblers' sprawling set touches on nearly every facet of the band's diverse repertoire.

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Brett Dennen performs on Mountain Stage.

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August 20, 2012 – The easygoing California singer-songwriter makes his third appearance on the show.

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Hot Tuna performs new electric material on the show.

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August 17, 2012 – The stalwart blues-rock band performs material from its first album of new material in 20 years.

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Southeast Engine performs on Mountain Stage.

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August 16, 2012 – The West Virginia folk-rock band and its songwriting mentor share the stage on today's show.

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Karan Casey (front) and John Doyle perform on Mountain Stage, recorded at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio.

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August 15, 2012 – The Celtic musicians perform songs from their new album of Irish-American stories, Exile's Return.

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Ha Ha Tonka performs on Mountain Stage.

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August 14, 2012 – The band pays homage to its Ozark roots with a stirring, a cappella rendition of an old folk tune.

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