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Stone Soup

Throughout a lot of the 1980s, folksinger Carrie Newcomer was part of the Indiana-based folk trio. Their music was highlighted by innovative plans and multi-faceted instrumentation (mainly folk centered, but with details of jazz and blues as well) combined with warm and wordly tone of voice of Newcomer. It’s her …

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The Old-time Music Group

The Old-Time GROUP from southwestern Ohio is among the few groups still performing the old folk songs in the old-time way. Nothing at all pretentious, that is fun music performed by several people simply playing to amuse (to amuse us also to amuse themselves). The first choice of the group, …

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Benji Kirkpatrick

b. 1976, Shropshire, Britain. Although he’s a multi-instrumentalist, UK folk musician Kirkpatrick’s favoured device may be the bouzouki. Benji may be the child of renowned British folk music artists John Kirkpatrick and Sue Harris, and his access into the documenting business suitably came into being on his dad’s 1994 recording …

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Bob Grossman

Bob Grossman enjoyed a short career being a folksinger from the finish from the 1950s — when he started executing in coffeehouses around his local LA — through the first ’60s, throughout which he surely got to record two albums, the next a single for Elektra Information. Born in LA, …

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Jenna Reid

b. Shetland, Scotland. Reid was perhaps one of the most achieved youthful fiddlers to emerge in the Gaelic folk revival from the past due 90s and early 00s. Elevated in the northerly Shetland Islands, she started playing at age nine and by her early teenagers was showing up live with …

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Jim Hancock

This artist, not similar Jim Hancock who takes pictures of Lil’ Blunt, is credited with contributing “overdubs” to a 1998 effort by folkie Chris Chandler. As Captain Beefheart demonstrated, “overdubs” could mean almost anything, including buying too many pieces of sleigh bells.

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Heidi Muller

Poetic lyrics arranged to fingerstyle classical guitar and hill dulcimer melodies have produced Seattle-based Heidi Muller among the Northwest’s leading singer/songwriters and song interpreters. Muller’s four self-produced albums, released on her behalf personal Cascadian label, have already been enthusiastically received by folk music followers throughout the USA. Muller’s “Great Road” …

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Wellspring

Wellspring features Steve Schuch (guitar, fiddle, vocals), and Odds Boskin (Celtic harp, guitar, piano, and recorder).

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Russell Smith

This Russell Smith is Australian but his credits shouldn’t wind up right here those of the session brass player from the same name. Collaborating with so-called aboriginal folk stylist Kavisha Mazzella, Smith can be an arranger and keyboardist with very much additional insight as both maker and documenting engineer.

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Bekah Kelso

Vocalist/songwriter Bekah Kelso began her music profession in San Antonio, TX, by showing up in music productions as a kid. Because of her strong shows and powerful tone of voice, Kelso was quickly fielding invitations to execute single at several venues through the entire city. After senior high school, she …

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