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

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Whitey Morgan And The 78's On Mountain Stage

This honky-tonk band makes country music the way they used to. The young quintet gives Mountain Stage a taste of their latest album.

Whitey Morgan And The 78's On Mountain Stage

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Gene Watson On Mountain Stage

One of the great country voices of all time, the singer has had six No. 1 hits over the past 40 years. Hear him perform his most memorable here, on his Mountain Stage debut.

Gene Watson On Mountain Stage

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Abigail Washburn On Mountain Stage

The banjo player and singer-songwriter is a Mountain Stage regular. She's played with The Sparrow Quartet and Uncle Earl. Here, she plays songs from her latest album, City of Refuge.

Abigail Washburn On Mountain Stage

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The SteelDrivers On Mountain Stage

Hailing from Nashville, The SteelDrivers brand of bluegrass pulls from both traditional and modern influences. Listen to the five-piece bluegrass band play songs from their latest record, Reckless.

The SteelDrivers On Mountain Stage

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David Holt On Mountain Stage

Based in Asheville, N.C., the four-time Grammy winner is a multi-instrumentalist in the surest sense of the word. With Laura Boosinger and Josh Goforth behind him, he showcases his upbeat folk songs.

David Holt On Mountain Stage

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Bob Livingston On Mountain Stage

With the Lost Gonzo Band, the veteran performer backed Jerry Jeff Walker and Michael Martin Murphy. Since then, he's been writing and recording his own music. With the help of the Mountain Stage Band, he performs songs off his new album, Gypsy Alibi.

Bob Livingston On Mountain Stage

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Justin Townes Earle And Laura Boosinger On Mountain Stage

Named "Best Emerging Artist" by the Americana Music Association last year, Justin Townes Earle is keeping pace with his latest album, Harlem River Blues. He's followed by Laura Boosinger, a preserver of traditional, old-time music.

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John Doyle On Mountain Stage

The world-renowned Irish guitarist and singer-songwriter collaborates with Karen Casey to play original folk tunes for this performance of Mountain Stage.

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Doc Watson On Mountain Stage

The legendary bluegrass singer and guitar player visits West Virginia's most revered stage. Listen to Watson perform with banjo player David Holt and Mountain Stage bassist Steve Hill.

Doc Watson On Mountain Stage

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Megan McCormick On Mountain Stage

The Nashville musician is a fresh face whose voice is just as impressive as her guitar playing. Making her Mountain Stage debut, she and her band show off tracks from their first album, Honest Words.

Megan McCormick On Mountain Stage

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Serena Ryder On Mountain Stage

The Canadian singer-songwriter returns to Mountain Stage without her backing band, but the audience makes for a nice replacement.

Serena Ryder On Mountain Stage

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Mary Gauthier On Mountain Stage

The singer-songwriter tackles some heavy topics on her latest CD, The Foundling. Listen to a live performance from West Virginia.

Mary Gauthier On Mountain Stage

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Judy Collins On Mountain Stage

In the 50 years Judy Collins has been performing, she's made hits out of covers from folk, pop, country and Broadway tunes. Here, in her fifth appearance on Mountain Stage, she performs songs from her new record, Paradise, and even shows off a cabaret number.

Judy Collins On Mountain Stage

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Josh Ritter On Mountain Stage

The folk-rock singer plays songs from his latest album, So Runs the World Away, on West Virginia's most famous stage.

Josh Ritter On Mountain Stage

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Psaltrio On Mountain Stage

Based in Beckley, W. Va., Psaltrio's style of traditional music involves the bowed Psaltery, a stringed instrument kin to the dulcimer. Listen to these unique musicians perform on their homestate's most famous stage.

Psaltrio On Mountain Stage

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