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>Favorites of 2010

>Way Down with ‘Hadestown’ and more!Our annual list of Favorites: 2010To read the whole issue, click HERE FAVORITE CD “Hadestown,” Anais MitchellA concept album in itself is very tough to pull off. A folk opera about the Orpheus myth? Please. … Continue reading

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>Issue No. 30, September 2010

> The Heights of Summer – Scenes from our busy day at the Newport Folk Festival As much as winters are for hunkering down in a small, packed club with a pint of Guinness and a band playing ethereally on … Continue reading

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>Newport Folk Festival, Aug. 1, 2010

> Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Cory Chisel   The challenge for a music festival is striking the right balance in the acts, mixing new and old, loud and soft, energetic and laid back. Too much one way or the other … Continue reading

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