Over The Rhine On Mountain Stage The Ohio husband and wife at the heart of Over the Rhine have called their music "post-nuclear, pseudo-alternative, folk-tinged art-pop." Hear them perform five songs on stage in West Virginia.

Over the Rhine performs live on Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

toggle caption
Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage

Over the Rhine performs live on Mountain Stage.

Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage

Mountain Stage

Over The Rhine On Mountain Stage

Over The Rhine On Mountain Stage

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/230452898/230456950" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The Ohio husband and wife at the heart of Over the Rhine have called their music "post-nuclear, pseudo-alternative, folk-tinged art-pop." And, though they formed as a traditional rock band at the dawn of the '90s, Linford Detweiler and Karin Bergquist have transformed their music into a smoky, confessional style of Americana that would later be embraced by coed roots groups like The Civil Wars and The Head and the Heart.

Over the Rhine has established a loyal international fan base, and in 2007 issued its first career retrospective, Discount Fireworks. Its new double album Meet Me at the Edge of the World, produced by Joe Henry, was inspired by Detweiler and Bergquist's move from urban Cincinnati to rural Southern Ohio.

Set List

  • "The Laugh Of Recognition"
  • "Sacred Ground"
  • "Meet Me At The Edge Of The World"
  • "I'd Want You"
  • "Gonna Let My Body Catch My Soul"
[+] read more[-] less

More From Folk

M. Ward performs on Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

toggle caption Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage

M. Ward On Mountain Stage

The low-fi indie rock veteran sets the Mountain Stage ablaze.

M. Ward On Mountain Stage

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/615551105/615559911" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Tamara Lindeman Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

toggle caption Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage

The Weather Station On Mountain Stage

Tamara Lindeman, a songwriter and singer from Toronto, Canada, is known for pairing her narrative songwriting skills with topical matters and subtle reflections of everyday life.

The Weather Station On Mountain Stage

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/610447326/610448641" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage

James McMurtry On Mountain Stage

Revered songwriter James McMurtry marks his 12th performance on Mountain Stage with his signature brand of astute, observational storytelling.

James McMurtry On Mountain Stage

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/608247257/608264312" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Brian Blauser/Mountain Desk

Tyminski On Mountain Stage

Listen to the 14-time Grammy-winning vocalist, instrumentalist and songwriter return to the Mountain Stage with his newest solo project.

Tyminski On Mountain Stage

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/593973679/593988834" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Blind Pilot on Mountain Stage Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

toggle caption Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage

Blind Pilot On Mountain Stage

In the five years between Blind Pilot's sophomore album and its 2016 follow-up, Israel Nebeker's 13-year relationship ended and his father died. And Then Like Lions is the stunning result of loss.

Blind Pilot On Mountain Stage

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/587885583/587899200" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Deer Tick perform at Woods Stage during Pickathon 2017 Matt Tackett/Courtesy of Pickathon hide caption

toggle caption Matt Tackett/Courtesy of Pickathon

Watch Deer Tick Perform 'Card House' Live At Pickathon

opbmusic.org

Watch this band that ping pongs between hard rock and soft folk take a turn towards the latter for a standout performance of their song 'Card House.'

Back To Top