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West Virginia Public Broadcasting presents live concerts: folk, country and the blues

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Robert Earl Keen On Mountain Stage

The singer-songwriter and his band perform songs from their latest studio release, Rose Hotel. Clad in red long johns for Valentine's Day, Keen makes his ninth appearance on Mountain Stage since 1989.

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Harper Simon On Mountain Stage

Simon is by no means a newcomer to the music business — he's recorded with Menlo Park, and with Edie Brickell in The Heavy Circles. Hear songs from his self-titled debut on West Virginia's most famous stage.

Harper Simon on Mountain Stage - 04/16/2010

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Solas On Mountain Stage

The long-running band's take on Irish-American music is both traditional and contemporary. Seamus Egan, Winifred Horan and their current collaborators perform songs from their latest album, The Turning Tide.

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Jesse Winchester On Mountain Stage

Winchester's distinctly Memphis drawl and southern-gentleman delivery make his own sets worth exploring.

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Stephen Kellogg And The Sixers On Mountain Stage

The New England pop-rockers play songs from their latest albums, The Bear and 2007's Glassjaw Boxer.

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Calexico On Mountain Stage

In the group's second appearance on Mountain Stage since 2003, Calexico played a set of songs from its latest album, Carried to Dust. The band's robust, dynamic sound — driven by two trumpets, pedal steel, bass and piano — incorporates many ethnic influences.

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Mike Farris On Mountain Stage

Mike Farris, formerly of the rock group Screamin' Cheetah Wheelies, turned to creating gospel music in 2004, with his album Salvation in Lights. Farris showcases his powerful melding of modern and classic gospel in this edition of Mountain Stage.

Mike Farris in Concert on Mountain Stage - 10/17/2008

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Eric Church On Mountain Stage

North Carolina-born singer-songwriter Eric Church has quickly become one of the most popular young stars in modern country music. Church recently treated a Mountain Stage audience in Bristol, Tenn./Va., to a stripped-down acoustic performance of what is normally a loud, electric stage show.

Eric Church in Concert on Mountain Stage - 10/16/2008

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Ed Snodderly On Mountain Stage

Multi-talented musician, songwriter, playwright and actor Ed Snodderly is heard here in live performance from Bristol, Tenn./Va. Here, Snodderly showcases songs from his album, Brier Visions.

Ed Snodderly in Concert on Mountain Stage - 10/15/2008

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The Del McCoury Band On Mountain Stage

This fall, bluegrass veteran Del McCoury celebrates 50 years in the music business. With his trademark high tenor sounding as distinct and sharp as ever, McCoury shows no signs of slowing down. His band recently performed in Bristol, Tenn./Va., for Mountain Stage.

The Del McCoury Band in Concert on Mountain Stage - 10/14/2008

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Carlene Carter On Mountain Stage

Carlene Carter, daughter of June Carter, recently released her first new album in 12 years. In a special appearance in the border city of Bristol, Tenn./Va., where past generations of her family recorded country music, Carter performs selections from her new album for Mountain Stage..

Carlene Carter in Concert on Mountain Stage - 10/13/2008

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Vetiver, The DePue Brothers On Mountain Stage

At the heart of indie-folk group Vetiver are the songs of San Francisco-based vocalist and guitarist Andy Cabic. At the heart of The DePue Brothers is a family of classical musicians who love bluegrass. Both perform live here.

Vetiver on Mountain Stage - 04/09/2010

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David Bromberg, Jorma Kaukonen and Barry Mitterhoff perform on Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser hide caption

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David Bromberg And Jorma Kaukonen On Mountain Stage

The two veterans of American folk music take on tunes by Richard M. Jones and Blind Willie McTell, plus a few originals. Kaukonen and Bromberg are joined by Barry Mitterhoff on mandolin.

David Bromberg & Jorma Kaukonen on Mountain Stage - 04/08/2010

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From left to right, Garrison Starr, Brian Harrison, Josh Joplin and David Mayfield perform in Among the Oak & Ash on Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser hide caption

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Among The Oak And Ash On Mountain Stage

New York-based Josh Joplin and Nashville-based Garrison Starr have both appeared on Mountain Stage as solo performers. But for their new project, the singer-songwriters recast old-time themes and tunes.

Among The Oak & Ash on Mountain Stage - 04/08/2010

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Tommy Emmanuel On Mountain Stage

Australian by birth and now living in Nashville, Tenn., the renowned guitarist has a formidable finger-style technique. The man named a "certified guitar player" by Chet Atkins showcases his blistering style in a Mountain Stage set.

Tommy Emmanuel on Mountain Stage - 04/06/2010

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