Appalachian Music

The Smithsonian Institute has released the Classic Appalachian Blues, which was recognized as the best album in its genre in 2010. The Smithsonian site has uploaded some free samples and has a purchase link.

Of course, Appalachian music is still being written and recorded today, and the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the historical home of Appalachian Music, hosted plenty of contemporary performances, like this one:

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