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Christian Lopez Band performs live for Mountain Stage in Charleston, W.Va. Josh Saul /Mountain Stage hide caption

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Christian Lopez Band On Mountain Stage

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Helen White and Wayne Henderson performing live on Mountain Stage. Josh Saul /Mountain Stage hide caption

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Wayne Henderson On Mountain Stage

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Gillian Welch On World Cafe

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Kadhja Bonet grew up playing classical music, but she always felt the need to experiment with other genres. "I much preferred the gypsy folk music that I would try to incorporate into my training, or klezmer — things like that," she says. Sinziana Velicescu/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kadhja Bonet's Quarter-Life Crisis Led Her Home — To Music

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John Paul White performs live for Mountain Stage in Charleston, W.Va. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

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John Paul White On Mountain Stage

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Nashville Sessions: Ryley Walker

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Songs We Love: Dori Freeman, 'Go On Lovin" (Live At Folkadelphia)

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