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HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF'S ALYNDA SEGARRA

Full 35-minute interview & performance on DemocracyNow! by Hurray for the Riff Raff’s Alynda Segarra in our Democracy Now! studio. Over the past decade, Hurray for the Riff Raff has become one of the most celebrated bands in modern folk music while tackling issues from gentrification to gender-based violence. Segarra talks about her upbringing and inspirations. She also performs four songs: "The Body Electric," "Rican Beach," "The Navigator" and "Hungry Ghost."

ICE MUSIC IN ICELAND

The unique & creative need to push and explore the boundaries of music appears to be limitless. Although this may be considered a novelty , the audience, small though it may be, is having a wonderful time at their Festival.

Classic song performed by guys who would become rock legends

In Celebration of
Martin Luther King Day

Nina Simone singing
Ain't Got No, I Got Life

Grammy Nominee for
Best Folk Album

Silver Skies Blue by Judy Collins and Ari Hest

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Grammy Nominee for
Best American Roots Performance

Wreck You by Lori McKenna

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Grammy Nominee for
Best American Roots Performance

House of Mercy by Sarah Jarosz
Track from: Undercurrent

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY to

A.P. Carter (12/15/1891)

John Henry Hammond II (December 15, 1910 – July 10, 1987)

Rayna Gellert (12/15/1975)

Steve Forbert (12/15/1954)


Grammy Nominee for
Best American Roots Performance

The Factory Girl by Rhiannon Giddens
- live version of song from the album Factory Girl

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Grammy Nominee for
Best American Roots Performance

Mother’s Children Have a Hard Time by The Blind Boys of Alabama
- Track from God Don't Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson

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