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Is the Accordion Making a Hipster Comeback?

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Is the Accordion Making a Hipster Comeback?

Is the Accordion Making a Hipster Comeback?

Is the Accordion Making a Hipster Comeback?

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Joel Rose of member station WHYY in Philadelphia attends the 65th anniversary of the American Accordionists' Association convention. Many feel the instrument is starting to shed its polka image, as it is used more and more in contemporary music.