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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
5 ways to celebrate Memorial Day weekend2002. Their music fills every venue they play with the sounds and vitality of t
5 ways to celebrate Memorial Day weekend
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
2002. Their music fills every venue they play with the sounds and vitality of the Louisiana bayou. They’ve performed at MerleFest twice in the past four years. As with all Summer Tracks concerts, the show is free, though a voluntary donation at... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
5 things to do: Garden Jubilee, White Squirrel Festival2002. Their music fills every venue they play with the sounds and vitality of t
5 things to do: Garden Jubilee, White Squirrel Festival
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
2002. Their music fills every venue they play with the sounds and vitality of the Louisiana bayou. They've performed at MerleFest twice in the past four years.

As with all Summer Tracks concerts, the show is free, though a voluntary... Read more

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Charleston City Paper
Old Crow Medicine Show shouts their way from a crack house to the Grand Ole Oprythe legendary Doc Watson while playing outside a pharmacy in Boone, N.C., and W
Old Crow Medicine Show shouts their way from a crack house to the Grand Ole Opry
Charleston City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
the legendary Doc Watson while playing outside a pharmacy in Boone, N.C., and Watson invited them to play at his festival, MerleFest, which led shortly thereafter to the band being hired to entertain crowds between shows at the Grand Ole Opry in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
5 fun things to do this weekendarea has been performing traditional and high energy Louisiana-style dance musi
5 fun things to do this weekend
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
area has been performing traditional and high energy Louisiana-style dance music since 2002. The band has played at MerleFest twice in the past four years. With Steve Burnside on the accordions, Miriam Allen on rub board and fiddle, Paul... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
5 fun things to do this weekendarea has been performing traditional and high energy Louisiana-style dance musi
5 fun things to do this weekend
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
area has been performing traditional and high energy Louisiana-style dance music since 2002. The band has played�at MerleFest twice in the past four years. With Steve Burnside on the accordions, Miriam Allen on rub board and fiddle, Paul... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Jerry Douglas has spent over 40 years confounding expectationsan example, here's a bit of Douglas' recent itinerary. "A couple weeks ago I ki
Jerry Douglas has spent over 40 years confounding expectations
Charleston City Paper / Posted 6 days ago
an example, here's a bit of Douglas' recent itinerary. "A couple weeks ago I kind of ran the gamut," he says. "I played Merlefest with my band, then I flew to Los Angeles and played Stagecoach Festival, which is the country version of Coachella,... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Q&A with recipient of banjo music award, Trajan WellingtonJin | Published 56 minutes ago Sixteen-year-old Trajan Wellington was the reci
Q&A with recipient of banjo music award, Trajan Wellington
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 19 days ago
Jin | Published 56 minutes ago Sixteen-year-old Trajan Wellington was the recipient of this year’s Brian Friesen Award at MerleFest for his banjo-playing skills. Staff writer Connie Jin spoke with Wellington about his love for banjo. Trajan... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Beginner's guide to meal prepvoluntary recall was being done “out of an abundance of caution” due to the pot
Beginner's guide to meal prep
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
voluntary recall was being done “out of an abundance of caution” due to the potential for the products to be contaminated. MerleFest never disappoints, even with rainMerleFest never disappoints, even with rain MerleFest, which is held on the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Free A/C System Spring Giveawayvoluntary recall was being done “out of an abundance of caution” due to the pot
Free A/C System Spring Giveaway
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
voluntary recall was being done “out of an abundance of caution” due to the potential for the products to be contaminated. MerleFest never disappoints, even with rainMerleFest never disappoints, even with rain MerleFest, which is held on the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
CPD: 22 men busted in online prostitution investigationvoluntary recall was being done “out of an abundance of caution” due to the pot
CPD: 22 men busted in online prostitution investigation
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
voluntary recall was being done “out of an abundance of caution” due to the potential for the products to be contaminated. MerleFest never disappoints, even with rainMerleFest never disappoints, even with rain MerleFest, which is held on the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
MerleFest never disappoints, even with rainEven with a few hefty rain showers, the 29th Annual MerleFest lived up to its m
MerleFest never disappoints, even with rain
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
Even with a few hefty rain showers, the 29th Annual MerleFest lived up to its motto, ‘Music. Moments. Memories.’ The festival was created by Doc Watson and his family to remember his late son, Eddie Merle Watson and celebrate their music. According... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
From Rankin to Rolling StoneMagazine earlier this month, when she and her band were recognizes as one of th
From Rankin to Rolling Stone
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 24 days ago
Magazine earlier this month, when she and her band were recognizes as one of the best things about North Carolina's famous MerleFest 2016 music festival. Before the name drop, of course, came the show itself, which would have been thrilling enough... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Lost History: Destruction of Knoxville Music History Mural raises iremural was dedicated. "I was very proud and my parents were very proud, too," s
Lost History: Destruction of Knoxville Music History Mural raises ire
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted a month ago
mural was dedicated. "I was very proud and my parents were very proud, too," said Rucker, who was preparing to perform at Merlefest. "They were proud to have had their son be recognized. It's so rare that the city you're from notices what you've... Read more
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examiner.com
MerleFest honors roots traditions this weekendAfter moving away from its roots in recent years, the 2016 edition of MerleFest
MerleFest honors roots traditions this weekend
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
After moving away from its roots in recent years, the 2016 edition of MerleFest certainly continues the legacy of Doc Watson of focusing on acoustic instrumentation, ol’ timey traditions and new and old artists who have a deep respect for the past... Read more

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