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The Pines On Mountain Stage

The ethereal folk-rock band makes its first appearance on Mountain Stage, live in Bristol, Tenn./Va.

The Pines On Mountain Stage
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Spirit Family Reunion On Mountain Stage

Hear the band play rustic, Appalachia-influenced tunes on its first Mountain Stage appearance.

Spirit Family Reunion On Mountain Stage
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Barnaby Bright On Mountain Stage

Hear the indie-folk duo play a wide array of instruments in its first Mountain Stage appearance.

Barnaby Bright On Mountain Stage
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The Spring Standards On Mountain Stage

Hear the ethereal indie-pop band perform songs representing its acoustic folk-pop side.

The Spring Standards On Mountain Stage
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Mountain Stage

Ben Taylor On Mountain Stage

The singer performs a generous 41-minute set with tracks from his most recent album, Listening.

Ben Taylor On Mountain Stage
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Live in Concert

Patrick Watson In Concert

The gifted singer and pianist plays an emotional live set at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

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The 2012 Americana Music Association Awards

Folk Alley

Listen to the annual awards ceremony honoring the best Americana and folk music of the year.

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Lucy Wainwright Roche On Mountain Stage

The folk scion plays music from her most recent album, Lucy, and finishes with a brilliant cover.

Lucy Wainwright Roche On Mountain Stage
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The Milk Carton Kids On Mountain Stage

The minimalist folk duo makes its first appearance on the show, recorded live in Charleston, W.V.

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