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  1. Folk & Bluegrass A Bela Fleck Birthday Playlist Folk & Bluegrass: A Bela Fleck Birthday Playlist Bela Fleck Playlist

    The banjo master, who turns 56 today, is heard here with the New Grass Revival in 1978 and with two editions of his band, the Flecktones.

  2. Folk & Bluegrass A Marion Williams Memorial Folk & Bluegrass: A Marion Williams Memorial Carnegie Hall | Jun 28, 1975

    The great gospel music singer passed over on this day in 1994. Hear with Prof. Thomas A. Dorsey in this 1975 Carnegie Hall concert.

  3. Folk & Bluegrass Sam Hinton's Engaging Ditties Folk & Bluegrass: Sam Hinton's Engaging Ditties Ash Grove | Oct 31, 1964

    The guitarist-singer-folklorist performs old-timey tunes like "Damn Yankee Lad," "Lilly Dale" and "The Bent County Bachelor" in this '64 set.

  4. Folk & Bluegrass The Intimate Carly Simon Folk & Bluegrass: The Intimate Carly Simon Carly Simon Playlist

    The singer-songwriter, who turns 69 today, is heard with James Taylor on "Mockingbird" from 1974 and with her son Ben Taylor in 2009.

  5. Folk & Bluegrass Ralph Stanley's Virginia Soul Music Folk & Bluegrass: Ralph Stanley's Virginia Soul Music Newport Folk Festival | Jul 27, 1968

    The bluegrass legend kicks off his 2014 summer tour today at age 87. Hear him sing "How Mountain Girls Can Love" at '68 Newport.

  6. Folk & Bluegrass Bessie Jones & the Georgia Sea Island Singers Folk & Bluegrass: Bessie Jones & the Georgia Sea Island Singers Ash Grove | Jun 20, 1963

    The gospel singer leads the a cappella group on spiritual numbers and a unique arrangement of "Hesitation Blues" in this 1963 Ash Grove set.

  7. Folk & Bluegrass The Country Gentlemen at Amazingrace Folk & Bluegrass: The Country Gentlemen at Amazingrace Amazingrace | Dec 28, 1974

    The bluegrass band, featuring teenaged dobro ace Jerry Douglas, perform "Dueling Banjos" and "Orange Blossom Special" in this '74 set.