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  1. Mike Cooley On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Mike Cooley appears on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. Best known as a singer and guitarist in the enduring Georgia band Drive-By Truckers , Cooley gives a lot of solo performances, but they're always special.

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  2. Ra Ra Riot On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Ra Ra Riot returns to Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Led by guitarist Milo Bonacci, Ra Ra Riot formed while the band's six members were attending college in Syracuse, N.Y. Combining indie rock with chamber-pop flourishes , the band quickly picked up a local and regional following.

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  3. Josh Ritter On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Josh Ritter returns to Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Since the release of his critically acclaimed album Golden Age Of Radio , the Idaho-born singer-songwriter has been splitting his time between the U.S. and Ireland.

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  4. Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys make their first appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. A bluegrass-inspired band that keeps one foot in its native Michigan's Motown soul and the other in the polished twang of Music City, the group had no idea what lay before it when its members first began jamming at open mics.

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  5. Wilco On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Wilco makes its third appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Since its formation as an alt-country-influenced descendant of Uncle Tupelo in the mid-'90s, the Chicago band has evolved into the de facto standard-bearer for experimental rock.

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  6. Will Hoge On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Will Hoge returns to Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Hoge's promotional materials proclaim that the artist has "been through the wringer," and the hyperbole is no joke: In addition to experiencing the ups and downs of life as a working musician, Hoge nearly lost his life in a horrific traffic accident when returning home from the studio in 2008.

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  7. Stephen Kellogg On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Stephen Kellogg returns to Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Drawing on influences ranging from singer-songwriters like John Prine and Cat Stevens to classic-rock acts like The Band and The Eagles, Kellogg often crosses boundaries of tone and style, while always maintaining his own identity.

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  8. Craig Finn On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Craig Finn makes his first solo appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Perhaps best known as the frontman of The Hold Steady , Finn does occasionally step out on his own to examine a different side of his songwriting.

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  9. NRBQ On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | National Public Radio

    NRBQ makes its long-overdue return to Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. The New Rhythm and Blues Quartet - which was formed in Louisville, Ky., in 1966 - has been one of the most consistent and innovative interpreters of American music for nearly half a century.

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  10. Nels Cline And Julian Lage On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Guitarists Nels Cline and Julian Lage appear together on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. A bona fide super-duo, Cline and Lage span multiple generations and genres with fluidity, precision and grace.

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  11. Former Coal CEO Blankenship Found Guilty Of Conspiracy In Mine Disaster CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Federal prosecutors said Don Blankenship operated Massey Energy as a "lawless enterprise." He's seen here leaving a federal courthouse in Charleston, W. Va., on Nov. 17, when the jury began deliberations.

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  12. The Kentucky Headhunters On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | National Public Radio

    The Kentucky Headhunters make their first appearance on Mountain Stage, recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Widely regarded as one of the best and most influential country rock bands, the Headhunters' genre-bending 1989 debut Pickin' on Nashville quickly established the band as tradition-minded upstarts in it for the long haul.

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  13. The Mavericks On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | National Public Radio

    The Mavericks ' members make their second appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. Since their emergence in the 1990s, they've remained one of the most critically acclaimed groups in roots music.

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  14. West Virginia Tells The Story Of America's Shifting Political ClimateRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Standing next to the Coal Miner's Statue at the West Virginia Capitol in Charleston on Wednesday, James Bennett rallied alongside other speakers who criticized President Obama's proposed environmental rules that would limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants. The rally coincided with president's visit to the state capital to talk about drug abuse.

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  15. Tyler Childers On Mountain StageRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | National Public Radio

    West Virginia singer Tyler Childers makes his first appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at Charleston, W.Va.' s Culture Center Theater.

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  16. Jarekus Singleton On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2014 | National Public Radio

    Jarekus Singleton makes his first appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va. If there is indeed a full-on new wave of electric blues music, the 31-year-old may well be at its forefront.

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  17. Larry Campbell And Teresa Williams On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams appear together on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. Campbell, a singer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and all-around "musician's musician," has worked with Emmylou Harris , Sheryl Crow , Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples - and, perhaps most notably, served as Levon Helm 's musical director for seven historic years.

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  18. Chris Stapleton On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Chris Stapleton appears on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. Originally from Kentucky, Stapleton has spent the past 15 years working his way through Nashville's ranks to become one of the scene's most respected and in-demand songwriters.

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  19. Field Report On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Field Report makes its first appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at Charleston, W.Va.' s Culture Center Theater.

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  20. Bahamas On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Bahamas makes its second appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live in Charleston, W.Va. Led by Finnish-Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist Afie Jurvanen, Bahamas mixes folk, pop and indie rock to create something soulful and harmonious.

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