Abigail Washburn
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//Features

The Best Americana of 2011
19 Dec 2011 // 3:00 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.

//Reviews

Abigail Washburn: City of Refuge
27 Feb 2011 // 3:00 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 // 4:00 PM

In the wake of an earthquake, American musicians travel to China's Sichuan region to craft an affecting EP of found sounds.

//News

Bela Fleck, Abigail Washburn Combine Much More Than Dueling Banjos
9 Dec 2014 // 7:05 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

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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