The Avett Brothers
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Features // 5 Articles
Reviews // 14 Articles
Blogs // 6 Articles
News // 2 Articles
Media // 5 Articles
//Features

The Best Americana of 2012
20 Dec 2012 // 5:00 PM

Americana meant different things to different people this year, with revitalized legends and young traditionalists offering new visions of American music.

Forgetting the Roots: Does It Matter Who Makes Folk Music?
23 Sep 2012 // 6:14 PM

The authenticity trap: How did folk music end up in such a paradoxical place?

//Reviews

The Avett Brothers: Magpie and the Dandelion
17 Oct 2013 // 9:06 PM

The Avetts return with their eighth album, a set of ringers, leftovers, sweet talking, and a live track for true believers.

The Avett Brothers: The Carpenter
11 Sep 2012 // 6:06 PM

The Avett Brothers' second major label album subtly expands their sonic palette while they continue to write strong songs that are alternately introspective and raucous.

//Blogs

The Avett Brothers Live at Red Rocks 2014 (video)
13 Aug 2014 // 11:58 AM

The Avett Brothers have released a video chronicling both the performance and behind-the-scenes experience of their three-day run at Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheater.

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival (photos)
16 Jun 2014 // 7:45 AM

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

//News

The Avett Brothers heard banjo's siren call
6 Oct 2010 // 2:30 AM

With their banjo/guitar/stand-up bass lineup, earnest vocal harmonies, and back story growing up on a North Carolina farm, the Avett Brothers seem like

After years as indie act, the Avett Brothers hit it bigger
24 Jun 2009 // 7:23 AM

For years, the Avett Brothers operated as a sort of rootsy, indie antiquity in motion. A banjo, stand-up bass and guitar outfit from the bluegrass-rich

//Mixed media
//Blogs

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