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Wednesday, September 8 2010

Michael Hurley: Blue Hills

This is back porch playing in which the neighbors are not invited to join in, and the fact that these songs were recorded in a studio rather than by Alan Lomax with a wire recorder in a farm field shows the distinctions between what one considers genuine and created forms is invidious at best.


Sunday, November 22 2009

Michael Hurley: Ida Con Snock

Michael Hurley is the best folk singer the world has never heard of. Now at age 67, Hurley continues to prove with a new record why it is a shame you're still not listening.


Thursday, November 1 2007

Michael Hurley: The Ancestral Swamp

A worn-in collection of covers and originals, laid down at home over nearly a decade, Ancestral Swamp is a laid-back landmark, full of weathered charm.


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Monday, June 16 2014

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival (photos)

The tenth annual Nelsonville Music Festival took place from May 29 to June 1.


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