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Kelly Hogan On Mountain Stage

The backup singer hits center stage, performing from her solo album, I Like to Keep Myself in Pain.

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Iris DeMent On Mountain Stage

The roots singer plays songs from Sing the Delta, her first album of original material in 16 years.

Iris DeMent On Mountain Stage

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Arthur Alligood On Mountain Stage

The winner of 2011's Mountain Stage NewSong contest performs tracks from his new One Silver Needle.

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The U.K. trio combines traditional acoustic sounds with circus and vaudeville elements.

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Ray Wylie Hubbard On Mountain Stage

The Texas troubadour and anthem writer performs songs from his newest album, The Grifter's Hymnal.

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The Quebe Sisters Band On Mountain Stage

The three fiddling sisters combine Western swing and jazz to form a sound of their own.

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Justin Townes Earle On Mountain Stage

The singer puts the blues back in country on his new album, which he recorded in an old church.

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Delta Rae On Mountain Stage

The North Carolina band's four voices combine to create sweet folk-rock and blues harmonies.

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Punch Brothers On Mountain Stage

Chris Thile's quintet continues to push bluegrass' boundaries into experimental rock territory.

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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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