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  1. Folk & Bluegrass Video: Chris Thile and Michael Daves 2011 Folk & Bluegrass: Video: Chris Thile and Michael Daves 2011 Paste Magazine Offices | May 17, 2011 watch video

    Mandolin virtuoso Thile, whose Bass and Mandolin was just released, performs with guitarist-singer Daves at the Paste offices in Georgia.

  2. Folk & Bluegrass Remembering Bill Monroe Folk & Bluegrass: Remembering Bill Monroe Bill Monroe Playlist

    The father of bluegrass music died this week in 1996. Hear him with his Bluegrass Boys at the Ash Grove in '67 and the Bottom Line in '83.

  3. Folk & Bluegrass Happy Birthday, Loudon Wainwright III! Folk & Bluegrass: Happy Birthday, Loudon Wainwright III! Bottom Line | Apr 7, 1978

    The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter-humorist-actor turns 68 this week. Hear him play "Rufus Is a Tit Man" and "Golfin' Blues" in 1978.

  4. Folk & Bluegrass Jeff Bridges Sings Folk & Bluegrass: Jeff Bridges Sings McCabes | Dec 25, 1991

    Movie star Jeff Bridges has played many roles, from supervillain Iron Monger to The Dude. Now hear him play guitar at McCabe's in 1991.

  5. Folk & Bluegrass Tim Buckley at Newport, 1968 Folk & Bluegrass: Tim Buckley at Newport, 1968 Newport Folk Festival | Jul 28, 1968

    This 1968 Newport performance reveals Buckley just beginning to create the new musical hybrid that would anchor his legacy.

  6. Folk & Bluegrass A Tom Paxton Playlist Folk & Bluegrass: A Tom Paxton Playlist Tom Paxton playlist

    The singer-songwriter and recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Grammy plays his "Bottle of Wine" in 1964 and "Ramblin' Boy" in 1988.

  7. Folk & Bluegrass Cousin Emmy at the Ash Grove, '63 Folk & Bluegrass: Cousin Emmy at the Ash Grove, '63 Ash Grove | Jul 5, 1963

    The Kentucky-born clawhammer banjo player and singer performs hillbilly tunes like "Crawdad," "Dunkard's Wife" and "Ida Red."