Mountain Stage Live recordings from the award-winning public radio program, hosted by Larry Groce.

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Riley Baugus On Mountain Stage

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North Carolina native Riley Baugus has contributed his banjo skills to the Oscar-winning movie Cold Mountain and last year's Grammy-winning album Raising Sand. In this edition of Mountain Stage, he performs a set of traditional Appalachian songs.

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Howie Beck On Mountain Stage

From Toronto, songwriter Howie Beck performs songs from his self-titled release live on Mountain Stage. His fourth full-length album, How to Fall Down in Public, was released to critical acclaim in February.

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Dale Ann Bradley On Mountain Stage

As Female Bluegrass Vocalist of the Year, Bradley has made a big impact on the bluegrass world. The daughter of a coal-mining Baptist minister in southeastern Kentucky, Bradley combines her gospel influences with a distinctly Appalachian flair and beautiful harmonies.

Dale Ann Bradley on Mountain Stage

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The Holmes Brothers On Mountain Stage

Fervent, soulful vibrato and strong harmonies lie at the core of The Holmes Brothers' soulful blues music, heard here live during the band's ninth appearance on Mountain Stage.

The Holmes Brothers On Mountain Stage

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Mary Chapin Carpenter On Mountain Stage

Five-time Grammy winner Mary Chapin Carpenter performs an acoustic set during her sixth appearance on Mountain Stage since 1987. The country singer plays songs from her ninth album, The Calling.

Mary Chapin Carpenter On Mountain Stage

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Meg Hutchinson On Mountain Stage

From the age of 8, Meg Hutchinson dreamed of performing. Now, the singer from small-town Massachusetts has released five albums and has received numerous awards. In this performance, her optimistic and poetic view on life shines.

Meg Hutchinson On Mountain Stage

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Hoots And Hellmouth On Mountain Stage

Sean Hoots and Andrew Gray, also known as Hellmouth, made an impression at the Philadelphia Folk Festival in 2006. Now they demonstrate their driving, alternative country/acoustic folk sound in this Mountain Stage performance.

Hoots and Hellmouth On Mountain Stage

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Tim Easton On Mountain Stage

Tim Easton returns for his second appearance on Mountain Stage to perform songs from Porcupine, his hard-driving fifth CD.

Tim Easton On Mountain Stage

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Pat McGee On Mountain Stage

Originally from Charlottesville, Va. and now living in Rhode Island, singer-songwriter Pat McGee provides a glimpse of his newly launched solo effort in this Mountain Stage performance.

Pat McGee On Mountain Stage

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The Biscuit Burners On Mountain Stage

The North Carolina group takes a youthful approach to old-time mountain music, performing on stage and teaching it in classrooms. The band plays from its breakthrough album Mountains Apart in this set.

The Biscuit Burners in Concert on Mountain Stage - 2006

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Jon Randall On Mountain Stage

The country musician and songwriter grew up in Dallas, Texas, playing bluegrass with his father. After establishing himself as a choice sideman, he came to prominence with Walking Among the Living, which spawned the songs he performs in this 2006 concert.

Jon Randall in Concert on Mountain Stage - 2006

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Alecia Nugent On Mountain Stage

Nugent started singing with her father's band at a very early age. As a teenager, she was already leading the group. Based squarely in the country and bluegrass tradition, Nugent brings her high-energy show to Mountain Stage.

Alecia Nugent in Concert on Mountain Stage - 2006

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Shawn Camp On Mountain Stage

The Nashville songwriter, a regular at the famed Station Inn, has penned hits for country superstars Kenny Chesney, George Strait, Randy Travis and Garth Brooks, as well as bluegrass heavyweights like Ricky Skaggs and Del McCoury.

Shawn Camp in Concert on Mountain Stage - 2006

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Rhonda Vincent On Mountain Stage

Seven times named Female Vocalist of the Year at the International Bluegrass Music Awards, Vincent has become a bluegrass institution. She performs a characteristically polished set with her band, The Rage.

Rhonda Vincent in Concert on Mountain Stage - 2006

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Jorma Kaukonen On Mountain Stage

The founding member of Jefferson Airplane and Hot Tuna is known as both a psychedelic rocker and a dedicated folk musician — and he's still making music. Kaukonen plays from his recent release Stars in My Crown.

Jorma Kaukonen in Concert on Mountain Stage - 02/2007

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