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Artist Spotlight: Joe Newberry

Joe Newberry has been playing banjo since his childhood in Missouri, but since moving to North Carolina he has gained notoriety, friendships, and a place to call home.
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The Red Clay Ramblers

Shaped by the ever-changing music scene in Chapel Hill, the Ramblers have always been experimenters.

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The Old Ceremony: Live at Our State

Songwriter Django Haskins and violinist Gabriel Pelli of The Old Ceremony stopped by the Our State office with instruments in tow for a special performance.
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Joe Newberry: Live at Our State

Joe Newberry fills the Our State library with vivid stories and sounds of Appalachia.
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Appalachian Music Playlist

Joe Newberry may be known as a prizewinning musician, but this month he’s also serving as our Appalachian DJ.
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Bombadil: Live at Our State

Bombadil, a band comprised of Daniel Michalak, James Phillips and Stuart Robinson, illuminated the Our State library with their music and charm.
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The Rooster’s Wife

At this Aberdeen venue, the rules of the coop are clear: It’s all about the music.
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Lowland Hum: Live at Our State

Lowland Hum stopped by the Our State library before setting off on a cross country tour.
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The Rooster’s Wife Music Playlist

You don’t need to get your hand stamped to enjoy our Rooster’s Wife playlist featuring bands that the venue has welcomed into its home and onto its stage.
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The Kruger Brothers: Live at Our State

Watch The Kruger Brothers, with guitar and banjo in tow, bring the sound of Appalachia to the lobby of Our State magazine.
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