Vern Williams and Ray Park both grew up in the Ozarks of Arkansas, about five miles away from each other, but never met until moving to central

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You’ve probably seen Laura Hall and her band on the popular TV show, “Whose Line Is It Anyway.”  Anyone watching her can instantly tell

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Leslie Evers: I Can’t Remember My Dreams

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Pieta Brown: Paradise Outlaw

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Folk Alliance International opens early registration and launches new events for the 2015 Conference and Camp

Folk Alliance International has announced the opening of all applications and registration for the upcoming 2015 Conference and Camp, while also creating several new events

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