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My Native Home

Matt Brown

5SP09002

My Native Home is a remarkably diverse album that ranges from unaccompanied ballads to full-blown string band arrangements. The CD features collaborations with Brittany Haas, Ben Krakauer, Tim O'Brien, and Mark Schatz.

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Barrier Falls

Annalivia

5SP09001

This dynamic and innovative fiddle band plays traditional music from North America, the UK and Ireland with fresh, modern interpretations, while also adding their own original songs and tunes to the traditional canon.

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Only Me

Kevin Neidig

5SP08005

The 5-String debut of a wonderfully talented singer, songwriter, and instrumentalist. This is contemporary acoustic folk at its best.

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Away Down the Road

Craig Johnson

5SP06001

A delightful album from the man with the high voice from The Double Decker Stringband. Craig's third 5-String release, and first as a soloist, is a gem.

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Unsung Father of Country Music

Ernest V. Stoneman

5SPH001

2-CD Box Set; Historical Reissue

Ernest V. Stoneman defined the formula of "three chords and the truth" and became the first rural singer/songwriter of the 20th century to record. This collection features 46 beautifully re-mastered performances of Stoneman and his circle of talented friends & family.

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Cataloochee

Carol Elizabeth Jones

5SP08001

With the release of her debut solo album, Carol Elizabeth Jones shows her abilities as a singer, songwriter, and band leader.

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Falls of Richmond

Matt Brown

5SP08002

Matt Brown proves to be a compelling multi-instrumentalist and singer with the release of this, his second album.

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Bowling Green

Alice Gerrard & Mike Seeger

5SP08003

A beautiful collection of duets from these two icons of traditional music. A masterpiece!

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An Evening at WPAQ: 1984

Benton Flippen & Smokey Valley Boys

5SP08004

This CD captures a memorable night of music with one of the South's most powerful string bands.

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It's About Time

John Hoffmann & Mac Benford

5SP07003

It's About Time features features powerful musicians in their first recording together.

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Clifftop Notes Vol. 2 - Big Ears

Mark Simos & Friends

5SP05006

Clifftop Notes Vol. 2 - Big Ears is the second volume of original old-time fiddle tunes composed and performed by Mark Simos.

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From Mali to America

Cheick Hamala Diabate & Bob Carlin

5SP06004

2008 Grammy Nominee "Best Traditional World Music Album"

Two master music makers -- one from Mali in West Africa, the other from the United States -- join together in a cross-cultural program that creates a musical dialogue between two traditions.

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Old-Time Fiddle Lesson, Vol. 1

Matt Brown

5SP07002

Old-Time Fiddle Lesson, Vol. 1 is an instructional recording with a dozen fiddle tunes each played at a slow and moderate tempo.

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Birdie

Martin & Johnson

5SP07001

Birdie is the debut recording for Martin & Johnson -- a trio of seasoned old-time musicians.

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The Road to Agate Hill

Alice Gerrard, Gail Gillespie & Sharon Sandomirsky

5SP06003

This CD is largely inspired by elder musicians including Luther Davis, Roscoe Parrish, Enoch Rutherford, Charlie Acuff, and Tommy Jarrell. The recording is a complimentary link to Lee Smith's novel "On Agate Hill" (Algonquin Press).

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Pretty Crowin' Chicken

The Rhythm Rats

5SPMR9061

The original release of Pretty Crowin' Chicken in 1994 (on Marimac Records 9061-C) garnered a number of glowing reviews, with the Old-Time Herald calling it "one of the essential recordings of old-time music."

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Red Clay Country

Paul Brown

5SP06002

Paul Brown is one of today's most sought-after banjo players. This CD presents him front and center for the first time.

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On the Edge

The Cliffhangers

5SP05004

The Cliffhangers is a unique "campground band" formed by Mark Simos at the Appalachian String Band Music Festival (Clifftop).

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Clifftop Notes Vol 1.

Mark Simos & Friends

5SP05005

This CD is the first volume of tunes composed by fiddler Mark Simos at the Appalachian String Band Music Festival (Clifftop).

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Known for their Reputation

Hoover Uprights

5SP05002

The debut CD from the two-time winner of the Traditional Band Contest at the Appalachian String Band Music Festival (Clifftop).

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Old School, Mountain Style

Southern Schoolhouse Rascals

5SP05001

The debut CD of this fine old-time band from New York and Conneticut, feature strong singing by Gil Sayre and Dave Howard.

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The Rest Is Yet To Come

Double Decker Stringband

5SP04004

This is the long-awaited "next" recording from one of today's best old-time bands, reassembled as a quartet.

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Lone Prairie

Matt Brown

5SP05007

Debut CD by this young fiddler who deftly mixes standard and obscure fiddle tunes.

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In the Moment

Jane Rothfield

5SP04003

Jane exuberantly expands the old-time repertoire with a bunch of original tunes.

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Two Hands

Joe Newberry

5SP05003

Joe does it all; plays banjo, fiddle, guitar (one at a time) and sings -- includes 4 of Joe's orginal songs.

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Fresh Coat

Bob Herring & Rafe Stefanini

5SP04001

Bob and Rafe, together again in a sequel to their classic recording, "Old Paint."

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Over the Mountain

Kenny Jackson

5SP04002

Old-time musician Kenny Jackson plays and sings a wonderful collection of tunes and songs with some talented friends.

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Bluegrass Meadows

Rafe Stefanini

5SP03001

A delightful collection of solo old-time fiddle tunes from one of today's master fiddlers, Rafe Stefanini.

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