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10,000 Maniacs

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10,000 Maniacs is a critically acclaimed alternative rock band that formed in 1981. They are considered as one of the originators of the college rock sound of the 1980s and 1990s.They helped reshape FM radio with their pop conscious and lush aesthetic sounds. The band from Jamestown, New York gained the most success in 1987 after the release of... read full bio

Abaca String Band

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The Abaca String Band was founded by guitarist Andrew Schulman in 1991. This unique group, consisting of 8-string Guitar, Mandolin, Violin, Viola, and Double Bass, began by performing for membership events at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. They have appeared as featured artists on the Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concert Series since 1995. The Abaca String Band frequently... read full bio

Alan Doyle

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ALAN DOYLE, lead singer of Great Big Sea, is a veteran front-man who performs all the Great Big Sea smash hits as well as his own solo material. Alan's autobiography dropped in October 2014 and is a national best seller. His second record hit the stores in January 2015. He is known for playing a Takamine guitar with self-cartoon on... read full bio

Alison Krauss And Union Station

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Alison Krauss is an American bluegrass-country singer, songwriter and fiddler. She signed with Rounder Records in 1985 and released her first solo album in 1987. She was invited to join the band with which she still performs, Alison Krauss and Union Station (AKUS), and later released her first album with them as a group in 1989. She has released eleven... read full bio

Allison Crowe

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Allison Crowe is a Canadian singer, songwriter, guitarist, and pianist. She began performing professionally in 1996 at age 15, doing regular sets in the coffee houses and bars of Vancouver Island. Crowe grew up surrounded by jazz, classical and rock music, and discovered additional influences on her own. Her most mentioned characteristics are her remarkable live performance ability and... read full bio

America

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The year 2010 marks the 40th Anniversary of perennial classic-rock favorite, America. Founding members met in high school and quickly harmonized their way to the top of the charts on the strength of their signature song A Horse With No Name. America became a global household name and paved the way with an impressive string of hits following the... read full bio

Amos Lee

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Amos Lee is an American singer-songwriter whose musical style encompasses folk, rock and soul. His self-titled debut album is full of folk and soul, with a jazz twist. The Flower Songfacts album, debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 with 40,000 copies sold in its first week. At the age of only 27, Amos Lee has enjoyed notable success with... read full bio

Amy Millan

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is a Canadian indie rock singer and guitarist. She records and performs with the bands Stars and Broken Social Scene as well as having a successful solo career. Her second solo album, Masters of the Burial, was released by Arts & Crafts Records in September 2009. Her partner is Stars bandmate Evan Cranley. Amy Millan released her debut solo album,... read full bio

Andrew Bird

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Andrew Wegman Bird is an American musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He plays the violin, guitar, glockenspiel,and loops. Bird is also known for his vocals and whistling. In 1996 he released his first solo album, Music of Hair. Music of Hair was dramatically different from his later works. The album showcased his violin skills and paid tribute to his fascination with... read full bio

Arlo Guthrie

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Arlo is the son of famed folk artist Woody Guthrie. His music continues the legacy of his father with social conscience themes and songs that have become American staples such as Alice's Restaurant" and "The City of New Orleans."Over the last four decades Guthrie has toured throughout North America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia winning a wide, popular following. In... read full bio

Bacon Brothers

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Kevin and Michael Bacon have been writing songs and playing music together since about the same time they may have been fighting over little green Army guys. In fact, the cover of their first album, Forosoco, shows as much; the picture, taken in 1972, shows Kevin and Michael onstage playing congas and guitar, respectively. The look of communication between the... read full bio

Barrage

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Barrage is a violin-based, modern worldbeat ensemble headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. They are known most notably for their innovative blend of unique and varied violin music with high-energy physical choreography during their performances. The group's live shows have toured in 27 countries, and their filmed concert specials have been featured on television networks around the world. Barrage plays an... read full bio

BeauSoleil

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Since forming in 1975, Grammy winners BeauSoleil have claimed their undisputed role as the most esteemed Cajun group in music. BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet take the rich Cajun traditions of Louisiana and artfully blend elements of zydeco, New Orleans jazz, Tex-Mex, country, blues and more into a satisfying musical recipe. From The Grand Ole Opry to Newport Folk, from concert... read full bio

Beck

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Beck Hansen immerses himself in traditional blues and folk. He moved back to Los Angeles, and continued to write and perform music, sometimes alone and sometimes backed by various musician friends from the local music scene. Beck won two Grammy's for Best Alternative Performance and Best Male Vocal Performance. Also, in early 1998, Beck helped put together an art installation... read full bio

Ben Taylor

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Ben Taylor is a musician and actor. He is the son of folk rock artists James Taylor and Carly Simon. His sister, Sally Taylor, is also a musician. Ben Taylor bears a striking resemblance to his famous father and has a singing voice akin to him as well. On his first released album Famous Among the Barns and his EP... read full bio

Beth Orton

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Singer/songwriter Beth Orton combined the acoustic folk tradition with the electronic beats of trip-hop to to create something entirely fresh and new known as folktronica. Orton originally emerged as one half of a duo called Spill, the other member being William Orbit. Together they released a cover of John Martyn's Don't Wanna Know About Evil." She continued working alongside William... read full bio

Blue Rodeo

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Blue Rodeo is one of the most successful and well known contemporary Canadian bands, having released 12 full-length studio albums, three live recordings, one greatest hits package and five video/DVDs. Their studio albums have sold over three million copies. Blue Rodeo members have collaborated extensively with other notable Canadian artists, including Sarah McLachlan, The Tragically Hip, Burton Cummings, Great Big... read full bio

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

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There is a signature richness and power to the music that Bob Seger has been making for four decades, and as succeeding generations have discovered those qualities, his reputation as an artist and songwriter has only grown. His work represents the honest best of what rock & roll can be. It's passionate, unpretentious, uplifting and true to itself and its... read full bio

Bonnie Raitt

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Bonnie Raitt, daughter of the late Broadway star John Raitt, broke out to commercial success with her album titled "Nick of Time." Bonnie Raitt is one of the few women to play bottleneck guitar. Some of her hits include "Runaway," "Thing Called Love," "Love Has No Pride," "Give It Up or Let Me Go," "True Love Is Hard to... read full bio

Brett Dennen

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Brett Dennen is a folk/pop singer-songwriter from Oakdale, California, United States. Dennen released his first self-titled album, Brett Dennen. A few songs charted as iTunes top downloads in the days following the album's release. Dennen also contributed a cover of "Private Life" to the tribute album Drink To Bones That Turn To Dust: A Toast To Oingo Boingo. Dennen has... read full bio



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