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The Best Americana of 2011
19 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
If you ask a critic or music fan to define Americana, be prepared for an avalanche of diverse responses of opinion. Still, there remain some constant benchmarks, such as pedal steel, fiddle, acoustic guitars -- and good songwriting.
Abigail Washburn: City of Refuge
27 Feb 2011 // 4:00 PM
Abigail Washburn is a bluegrass artist with a global focus, and on City of Refuge, she collaborates with indie rock artists, including the Decemberists' producer Tucker Martine and guitarist Chris Funk.
Abigail Washburn & The Shanghai Restoration Project: Afterquake
22 Jul 2009 // 5:00 PM
In the wake of an earthquake, American musicians travel to China's Sichuan region to craft an affecting EP of found sounds.
The Silk Road Ensemble and Yo-Yo Ma - "Going Home" ft. Abigail Washburn
18 Apr 2016 // 5:45 AM
Yo-Yo Ma teams up once again with the Silk Road Ensemble and adds Abigail Washburn to the mix to create an absolutely exquisite blend of styles and cultures.
Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn Wield Banjos Masterfully at the 92Y (Photos)
9 Mar 2016 // 6:00 AM
The two brilliant banjoists, and recent Grammy winners showcased their vast influences with songs that traversed folk and jazz styles from America and China.
Bela Fleck, Abigail Washburn Combine Much More Than Dueling Banjos
9 Dec 2014 // 8:05 AM
Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn, two banjo players equally respected in the different corners of the Americana music world, got married in 2010 and last year