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

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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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Gregory Alan Isakov On Mountain Stage

Farming by day and creating at night is the process that inspired Isakov's latest album, Evening Machines. Listen to the live set on Mountain Stage.

Gregory Alan Isakov On Mountain Stage

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Amy Ray Band On Mountain Stage

One half of Indigo Girls, Amy Ray makes her 10th appearance on Mountain Stage with songs from her latest album, Holler.

Amy Ray Band On Mountain Stage

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Calan On Mountain Stage

Capturing the vibrant spirit of traditional Celtic folk music, this young Welsh quintet is already a staple on the festival circuit across the pond.

Calan On Mountain Stage

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Kenny White On Mountain Stage

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White accompanies himself on piano in this intimate performance, a contrasting compliment to his expertly arranged and produced studio recordings.

Kenny White On Mountain Stage

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Joan Osborne On Mountain Stage

Kentucky native Joan Osborne started her music career in 1996 with a Grammy-winning record Relish. Decades later, she continues to explore her vocal versatility.

Joan Osborne On Mountain Stage

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Nellie McKay On Mountain Stage

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Though Nellie McKay is a regular on Mountain Stage, we listen to her intently and explore her wild musical world, as if it is our first time.

Nellie McKay On Mountain Stage

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Joan Shelley On Mountain Stage

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In her third Mountain Stage appearance, the Kentucky singer-songwriter performs an atmospheric set of acoustics accompanied by Nathan Salsburg.

Joan Shelley On Mountain Stage

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River Whyless On Mountain Stage

River Whyless brought its third album and adventurous musicianship to the Mountain Stage.

River Whyless On Mountain Stage

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Peter Mulvey On Mountain Stage

STEM-focused musician Peter Mulvey brings his impressionistic 17th album to Mountain Stage.

Peter Mulvey On Mountain Stage

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Amy Helm On Mountain Stage

Amy Helm and her band choose to let the music do the talking, delivering a powerful, four-song set packed with musicality, soul and candor.

Amy Helm On Mountain Stage

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Gretchen Peters On Mountain Stage

The Nashville songwriter's fifth Mountain Stage performance was compellingly honest.

Gretchen Peters On Mountain Stage

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The War And Treaty On Mountain Stage

Listen to the soulful, genre-bending husband-and-wife duo perform hits from its latest album, Healing Tide.

The War And Treaty On Mountain Stage

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Leo Kottke On Mountain Stage

In his 10th appearance on Mountain Stage, Kottke proves he has lost none of his dexterity and musicianship.

Leo Kottke On Mountain Stage

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Natalie Prass On Mountain Stage

Natalie Prass brought crisp vocals and an unassailable backing band for a set featuring songs from her second album, The Future And The Past.

Natalie Prass On Mountain Stage

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Kathy Mattea On Mountain Stage

Kathy Mattea graces the Mountain Stage to showcase tracks from her recent album Pretty Bird, which celebrates her maturing vocal range.

Kathy Mattea On Mountain Stage

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Jeff Daniels And The Ben Daniels Band On Mountain Stage

The Emmy-winning actor is also a prolific recording artist, guitarist and songwriter. Daniels' latest album, Acoustic Sittin' Tour 2018, features his family band.

Jeff Daniels And The Ben Daniels Band On Mountain Stage

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