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The Avett Brothers are real-life siblings Scott (left) and Seth Avett (right), and bass player Bob Crawford. The band's newest album is The Carpenter. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Avett Brothers: Matters Of Life And Death

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Sean Rowe's new album is The Salesman and the Shark. Marius Bugge hide caption

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Sean Rowe: An Outdoorsman Enters Civilization

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Tallest Man On Earth performs at the 2012 Newport Folk Festival. Erik Jacobs for NPR hide caption

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Bill Fay's new album Life Is People is out August 21. Courtesy of Steve Gullick hide caption

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Bill Fay: A Cult Figure Returns, Skeptical But Optimistic

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Suzanne Vega On Mountain Stage

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Megafaun, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2012

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Spirit Family Reunion, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2012

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