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Free Mp3 Downloads from Peter Keane

Article written by on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2005 in On The Web

Peter Keane has placed mp3s for three of his albums (The Goodnight Blues 1991, Another Kind of Blue 1999, Milton Street 2001) on his website for free download.

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Janet Bergman-Taney Passes On

Article written by on Tuesday, Nov 29, 2005 in Passings

Janet Bregman-Taney founder with her husband Peter of the Juggernaut String Band. Died of a brain tumor on Thanksgiving day.

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Earl Scruggs Falls at Festival.

Article written by on Sunday, Nov 27, 2005 in People

According to the cybergrass website and messages on his own website Earl Scruggs is recovering from a fall from the stage at the Myrtle Beach Bluegrass Festival.

Apparently he was not seriously injured in the four foot fall.

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Links for November 23 2005

Article written by on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2005 in Links

Three quick links on various subjects…

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Singer Songwriter Chris Whitley dies at age 45

Article written by on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2005 in Passings

Guitarist Singer/Songwriter Chris Whitley passed away November 20th.

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Video and DVD Performances Sought

Article written by on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2005 in People

Rod McDonald is looking for video/dvd performances for his upcoming lecture series…

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The Last Survivor of the Christmas Truce has Died.

Article written by on Monday, Nov 21, 2005 in Passings

The last known survivor of the event memorialized in John McCutcheon’s song “Christmas in the Trenches” has died.

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Searching for Bascom Lamar Lunsford and Other Tales on Hoobellatoo

Article written by on Monday, Nov 14, 2005 in On The Web

‘On the Trail of Bascom Lamar Lunsford’ is the story of Chris King’s journey to find the history of the Appalachian song collector and performer who also founded the ‘Mountain Dance and Folk Festival’ the first folk music festival in the United States.

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