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The Thistle & Shamrock: At The Edge

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Eight New Artists To Watch In 2018, From 'Slingshot'

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The Secret Sisters On World Cafe

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Listen Now

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Margo Price On World Cafe

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Fiona's Holiday Celebration

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The North Mississippi Allstars On 'Mountain Stage'

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Violinist Nicola Benedetti is featured in this episode of The Thistle & Shamrock. Simon Fowler/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Gifts

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The North Star Grassman And The Ravens cemented Sandy Denny as one of British music's most cherished voices. Evening Standard/Getty Images hide caption

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