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Nickel Creek

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There is a band of young musicians that's selling lots of records to fans of country and bluegrass music. The band is Nickel Creek. Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers reports this trio has been playing together since two of them were just 7 years old. They've gone on to win many fiddle, mandolin and guitar contests and their fame is growing. (4:00)

• The latest CD by Nickel Creek is called This Side, on Sugarhill Records. See http://www.nickelcreek.com.

• Watch and listen to the multimedia slideshow of Nickel Creek's tune, "The Smootie Song," on the Web site for NPR's All Songs Considered.