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Justin Townes Earle performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Justin Townes Earle: Newport Folk 2011

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Brown Bird performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Brown Bird: Newport Folk 2011

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Secret Sisters' Laura and Lydia Rogers perform at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Secret Sisters: Newport Folk 2011

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Carolina Chocolate Drops performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Carolina Chocolate Drops: Newport Folk 2011

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Mountain Man performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Mountain Man: Newport Folk 2011

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The Devil Makes Three performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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The Devil Makes Three: Newport Folk 2011

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Ruth Moody of The Wailin' Jennys performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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The Wailin' Jennys: Newport Folk 2011

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Ramblin' Jack Elliot performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Ramblin Jack Elliott: Newport Folk 2011

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River City Extension performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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River City Extension: Newport Folk 2011

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Bill Morrissey On Mountain Stage

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Joe Henry's latest album, due out Oct. 11, is Reverie. Lauren Dukoff/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Hear 'Odetta' From Joe Henry's 'Reverie'

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Abigail Washburn On Mountain Stage

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