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Shovels And Rope On Mountain Stage

The husband-and-wife roots-rock duo plays buoyant songs from its debut album, O' Be Joyful.

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Listen to a performance by indie-folk singer-songwriter Will Oldham, who has become a cult star.

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Black Prairie On Mountain Stage

The energetic string band, featuring members of The Decemberists, performs live in West Virginia.

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Robert Earl Keen On Mountain Stage

The enduring roots-folk singer-songwriter plays songs from his latest album, Ready for Confetti.

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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.

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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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