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Ruthie Foster talks spirit music and celebration

Described by Rolling Stone as “pure magic to watch and hear,” Texas singer/songwriter and three-time Grammy Nominee, Ruthie Foster has been singing solo since she was 14 years old. 780 more words

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10 Examples of Bob Dylan Before Bob Dylan #3. Skip James

It is difficult to find any new words of praise on Bob Dylan. He remains one of the true icons of popular music. However, he is not a trailblazer. 458 more words

10 Examples of Bob Dylan Before Bob Dylan: #2. Mississippi John Hurt

It is difficult to find any new words of praise on Bob Dylan. He remains one of the true icons of popular music. However, he is not a trailblazer. 383 more words

Album Review - Rhiannon Giddens' 'Freedom Highway'

Rhiannon Giddens is undoubtedly one of the most talented artists in Americana today. The front woman of the Carolina Chocolate Drops might be mistaken as new by fans introduced to her via her appearance on Eric Church’s current single “Kill A Word.” But I assure you she’s been making music for a while and is an artist I consider essential listening for Americana fans. 746 more words

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365 Days of Album Recommendations - Feb 22

Mississippi John Hurt – 1928 Sessions

This is quite possibly one of the most important collections of recorded music in the history of important collections of recorded music. 199 more words

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