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

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The Spring Standards On Mountain Stage

Hear the ethereal indie-pop band make its second appearance on Mountain Stage, performing songs representing its acoustic folk-pop side.

The Spring Standards On Mountain Stage

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Kenny White On Mountain Stage

The gifted pianist and soulful singer performs witty songs from his most recent album, Comfort in the Static.

Kenny White On Mountain Stage

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Lake Street Dive On Mountain Stage

Hear the band's penchant for classic pop, jazz and soul as it performs live in West Virginia.

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Jill Sobule On Mountain Stage

In her sixth appearance on the show, the singer-songwriter performs witty, eyebrow-raising songs.

Jill Sobule On Mountain Stage

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Booker T. Jones On Mountain Stage

Hear the American icon perform well-known favorites and songs from his latest collaboration with The Roots.

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Logan Venderlic On Mountain Stage

In his debut appearance, the singer's enthusiasm for performing in his home state of West Virginia is evident. Venderlic plays cuts from his self-titled LP, which he released earlier this year.

Logan Venderlic On Mountain Stage

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Bob Shank On Mountain Stage

Shank made a surprise appearance on Mountain Stage when another artist called in sick. The songwriter, banjo and hammered dulcimer player performs cuts from his latest record.

Bob Shank On Mountain Stage

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The Trishas On Mountain Stage

These women, none of whom are named Trisha, all sing and write roots music. Formed just three years ago, they've toured with such Americana icons as Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Ray Wylie Hubbard.

The Trishas On Mountain Stage

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Kat Edmonson On Mountain Stage

Originally from Houston, the singer relocated to Austin, where her classic jazz-inspired vocals made her one of the town's most talked about musicians. Edmonson is followed by pianist Bob Thompson.

Kat Edmonson On Mountain Stage

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Ben Taylor On Mountain Stage

The son of Carly Simon and James Taylor, Ben Taylor plays songs steeped in folk and pop traditions, but he also moves through soul, country and funk. The singer performs a generous 41-minute set.

Ben Taylor On Mountain Stage

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Doug Paisley On Mountain Stage

The singer-songwriter's album, Golden Embers, tests the boundaries of country and folk. Throughout, Paisley demonstrates a mastery of melody, acquired through years spent studying roots music.

Doug Paisley On Mountain Stage

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The Lost Brothers On Mountain Stage

The Irish indie-folk singers, though not actually brothers, met while working with other bands. After writing songs together when they had spare time, they soon decided to form a singing duo.

The Lost Brothers On Mountain Stage

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Lucero On Mountain Stage

The Memphis, Tenn., band combines roots-rock and country with soulful horns, pedal steel, keyboards and brash guitars. Since 2001, the group has routinely played 150 to 200 dates a year.

Lucero On Mountain Stage

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Sara Watkins On Mountain Stage

The former Nickel Creek member performs songs from her solo album, Sun Midnight Sun, which finds her hovering between pop and rock but still holding firm to her home in roots music.

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Rodney Crowell On Mountain Stage

One of country music's most respected songwriters released an album called Kin, on which he collaborates with poet, novelist and fellow Texan Mary Karr. Hear him perform six songs.

Rodney Crowell On Mountain Stage

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