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

Brett and Rennie Sparks of The Handsome Family play at Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser /Mountain Stage hide caption

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The Handsome Family On Mountain Stage

Hailing from New Mexico, Brett and Rennie Sparks make up The Handsome Family. This pair delivers rich baritone vocals paired with imaginative lyrics and textured harmonies.

The Handsome Family On Mountain Stage

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Kris Delmhorst On Mountain Stage

Kris Delmhorst headed to Vermont to record the 2017 record The Wild with bassist Jeremy Moses Curtis and drummer Billy Conway.

Kris Delmhorst On Mountain Stage

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Todd Snider On Mountain Stage

Listen to charming and acoustic sounds from Todd Snider on Mountain Stage.

Todd Snider On Mountain Stage

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The Travelin' McCourys On Mountain Stage

Stemming straight from bluegrass royalty, sibling duo The Travelin' McCourys plays with a clean and crisp style.

The Travelin' McCourys On Mountain Stage

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Kat Edmonson performs songs from her 2018 record Old Fashioned Gal backed by a stellar combo of jazz players. Brian Blauser /Mountain Stage hide caption

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Kat Edmonson On Mountain Stage

Making her third appearance on Mountain Stage, Kat Edmonson performs songs from her 2018 record Old Fashioned Gal backed by a stellar combo of jazz players.

Kat Edmonson On Mountain Stage

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The Devil Makes Three On Mountain Stage

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The Devil Makes Three creates music that is fun to dance to, but take a closer listen for the artistry behind the group's poetic and engaging storytelling.

The Devil Makes Three On Mountain Stage

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Darlingside On Mountain Stage

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The music of the Boston-based quartet Darlingside is as hard to categorize as it is easy to get lost in.

Darlingside On Mountain Stage

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The Tim O'Brien Band On Mountain Stage

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Tim O'Brien has long immersed himself in all facets of roots music, evidenced in this set by a re-working of a forgotten Big Bill Broonzy tune, "Diggin' My Potatoes," written by Memphis Minnie.

The Tim O'Brien Band On Mountain Stage

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Matt Nathanson On Mountain Stage

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Hear Matt Nathanson's three-song acoustic set. Each tune is fortified with tasty, hummable riffs that stick with you.

Matt Nathanson On Mountain Stage

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The Lone Bellow On Mountain Stage

This set is book-ended by songs spanning the entirety of The Lone Bellow's career. Hear music from the group's self-titled debut and two songs from the band's 2018 acoustic EP, The Restless.

The Lone Bellow On Mountain Stage

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The Grateful Dead Tribute On Mountain Stage

In celebration of the Grateful Dead, hear these performances from Catherine Russell, Joan Osborne and Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams, live on Mountain Stage.

The Grateful Dead Tribute On Mountain Stage

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Oh Pep! On Mountain Stage

Hear Oh Pep! perform songs on Mountain Stage with strong hooks fortifying the musical balance of pop and roots.

Oh Pep! On Mountain Stage

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Anaïs Mitchell On Mountain Stage

Every time Anaïs Mitchell performs on Mountain Stage, she embarks on new creative territory. For Mitchell, her 2007 song "Why We Build the Wall" has taken on a whole new meaning.

Anaïs Mitchell On Mountain Stage

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Leftover Salmon On Mountain Stage

The jamgrass originators and Mountain Stage alums played a largely acoustic set of songs from the 2018 album Something Higher.

Leftover Salmon On Mountain Stage

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Greensky Bluegrass On Mountain Stage

With endearing, richly-orchestrated songs from its album All For Money, the Kalamazoo-based quintet Greensky Bluegrass returns for a third appearance on Mountain Stage.

Greensky Bluegrass On Mountain Stage

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