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The SteelDrivers interview 2015
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Interview: The SteelDrivers Find ‘a Whole Different Vibe’ on ‘The Muscle Shoals Recordings’

Sometimes getting creative means changing things up. For their newest album, The Muscle Shoals Recordings, Grammy-nominated bluegrass band the SteelDrivers decided to head to (as you may guess from the album's title) Muscle Shoals, Ala.

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Chris Thile A Prairie Home Companion
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Punch Brothers’ Chris Thile Selected as New ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ Host

A Prairie Home Companion host Garrison Keillor will be stepping away from the show after more than 40 years -- and Chris Thile has been announced as his successor.

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Watkins Family Hour Brokedown Palace
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Hear the Watkins Family Hour Cover the Grateful Dead’s ‘Brokedown Palace’

Siblings Sara and Sean Watkins of Nickel Creek will soon release their Watkins Family Hour album, and the closing track, a cover of the Grateful Dead's "Brokedown Palace," is now available for fan consumption.

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The SteelDrivers Long Way Down music video
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The SteelDrivers, ‘Long Way Down’ Video [Exclusive Premiere]

The SteelDrivers are giving The Boot's readers an exclusive first look at the music video for their current single, "Long Way Down." The song is from their latest album, The Muscle Shoals Recordings.

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Steep Canyon Rangers Radio album
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Steep Canyon Rangers Announce New Album, ‘Radio’

The Steep Canyon Rangers are getting ready to release their ninth studio album, Radio.

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Sara Watkins Sean Watkins Watkins Family Hour Not in Nottingham
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Watkins Family Hour Take on Disney Tune, ‘Not in Nottingham’ [LISTEN]

Sibling duo Sara and Sean Watkins have released a new track off of their upcoming Watkins Family Hour album.

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Daily and Vincent Alive in Concert interview 2015
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Interview: Daily & Vincent (Finally) Release Often-Requested Live Album

After years of requests, Dailey & Vincent have given their fans what they want: a live album.

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Bill Monroe Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
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18 Years Ago: Bill Monroe Is Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Eighteen years ago today (May 15, 1997) was a significant day for the family of Bill Monroe. It was on this day that the bluegrass founder was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, less than one year after his death.

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The Lonesome Trio album 2015
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Ed Helms-Led Lonesome Trio to Release Debut Album

Actor and comedian Ed Helms has joined with longtime friends Ian Riggs and Jacob Tilove to form the group Lonesome Trio.

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Todd Grebe and Cold Country Box of Wine
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Todd Grebe & Cold Country, ‘Box of Wine’ [Exclusive Premiere]

Todd Grebe & Cold Country's new record Citizen will be available on April 23, but they are giving The Boot's readers an early preview with the premiere of the track "Box of Wine."

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