The Thistle & Shamrock: Heading South Explore American music from the Southern mountains and its connection with Celtic sounds.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Heading South

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Heading South

The Thistle & Shamrock: Heading South

The Thistle & Shamrock: Heading South

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By exploring the music of the Southern mountains, Fiona celebrates the musical connections that captured her attention when she first traveled through the U.S. in the early 1980s. Hear music from Tim O'Brien, Norman and Nancy Blake, Emmylou Harris and more.