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This season features established and emerging artists within a broad spectrum of genres.
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Episode 13 Preview
Cleveland’s technical fluency pairs amazingly with Flamekeeper's tight harmonies.
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Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper “Goodbye Old Pal”
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Brandi Carlile “The Joke”
Carlile’s style revolves around genres including pop, rock, alternative country and folk.
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Debuting in 2013, this band is a musical force.
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Flatt Lonesome “You'll Get No More of Me”
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Mary Gauthier “I Drink”
Hailing from New Orleans, Gauthier wrote her first song at the age of 35.
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Turnpike Troubadours “Before the Devil Knows We're Dead”
The Troubadours have honed a rowdy, quick-witted sound.
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A searing blend of North Mississippi Hill Country Music and Arkansas Delta Blues.
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Rev. Osagyefo Sekou “The Devil Finds Work”
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Kathy Mattea is a storied Nashville singer/songwriter.
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Kathy Mattea “Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen Roses”
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Lettuce brilliantly infuses their psychedelic/hip-hop sensibilities.
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Lettuce "JB's Squadlive"
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Witness the singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Tim O'Brien.
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Tim O'Brien Bluegrass Band "Three Thin Dimes"
This singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist becoming a lifelong devotee of bluegrass.
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This gifted septet conquers every stage they play.
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Sweet Lizzy Project "I Dance"
Rare even in their hometown of Havana, Cuba, this gifted septet conquers every stage.
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The Father of Newgrass has long since established himself as roots royalty.
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Sam Bush Band "Everything is Possible"
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With an "indie folk grit," Tasjan has always considered himself a songwriter first.
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