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  1. Album reviews: Bjork's heartbreak a beautiful and universal thing on VulnicuraRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... There are so many enticing ways to tag the fourth album from the Brooklyn bluegrass quintet formed by former Nickel Creek member Chris Thile, thanks to the blend of gorgeous harmonizing, classical and old-timey acoustic instrumentation. But whatever ...

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  2. Austin City LimitsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... All find a home on the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage. ACL showcases modern Americana with the Avett Brothers and Nickel Creek. The Avett Brothers perform tunes from their album Magpie and the Dandelion. Nickel Creek highlights their comeback album A ...

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  3. EntertainmentSean Watkins front and centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... his masterful guitar playing and spot-on harmonies to the Grammy Award-winning, progressive bluegrass trio Nickel Creek, which includes his vivacious fiddle-playing sister Sara and the fiery mandolinist Chris Thile. In the past decade, Watkins has ...

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  4. Austin City LimitsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | WETK-TV Colchester

    ACL showcases modern Americana with the Avett Brothers and Nickel Creek. The Avett Brothers perform tunes from their LP Magpie and the Dandelion, while Nickel Creek highlights their comeback album, A Dotted Line.

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  5. Check out Nickel Creek on "Austin City Limits"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WEZL-FM 103.5

    RollingStone.com posted a video of NICKEL CREEK performing their Grammy nominated song "Destination" . . . from their appearance on tomorrow night's "Austin City Limits" on PBS.

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  6. 2014's Best: Daniel Mullins vs. BillboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... but I don't care how good a record is, the average bluegrass band will not be able to outsell acts such as Nickel Creek and Old Crow Medicine Show who appeal to such a large amount of fans from outside of bluegrass. One of the biggest flaws in ...

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  7. Watch Nickel Creek Perform Harmony-Rich 'Destination'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | RollingStone

    The newly-reunited Nickel Creek share the bill with the Avett Brothers on the January 3rd episode of Austin City Limits , as the legendary live-music show begins its 40th season. Stopping by the set in the middle of their 25th anniversary tour, the folk trio of musical prodigies Chris Thile, Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins - who have been playing together since all were under the age of 12 - performed songs from their new album A Dotted Line , along with a cover of Fleetwood Mac's "The Ledge."

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  8. 's Best of 2014 - Barb Heller's Top Picks of the YearRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Folk Alley

    ... music that catch me. It's the process of transforming great musings into musical art that really impresses me. Nickel Creek seems to have it all: they're great musicians, they know how to write a hit song, and they can also express old sentiments ...

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  9. 's Best of 2014 - Chris Dudley's Top Picks of the YearRead the original story

    Monday Dec 29 | Folk Alley

    ... bloom and burst into public confessions, 'Ledges' deals a heartfelt punch for those who are living a struggle. Nickel Creek - 'A Dotted Line' (Nonesuch) What isn't there to be thrilled with in this album? With power that continuously drives, their ...

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  10. Virtuosic Folk Trio Nickel Creek ReunitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    After a seven-year hiatus, progressive folk trio Nickel Creek is back together. We'll hear from them and their latest album, "A Dotted Line."

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  11. CD Review: Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile "Bass & Mandolin"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Bass Player

    ... second collaborative recording effort, virtuosic upright bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolin master Chris Thile (Nickel Creek, Punch Brothers) skillfully deliver ten all-new original compositions that merge folk, bluegrass, and elements of classical ...

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  12. Watch The Black Keys Perform 'Fever' on Austin City LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | DC101

    The first episode premieres on January 3 with performances by Avett Brothers and Nickel Creek. Spoon and White Denim play on January 10, followed by Sam Smith and Future Islands on the 17th, then Ryan Adams and Jenny Lewis will appear on January 24th.

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  13. Watch Black Keys Feed the 'Fever' for 'Austin City Limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... Austin City Limits returns to PBS on January 3rd with a performance from the Avett Brothers and bluegrass trio Nickel Creek. Austin hometown heroes Spoon will share the stage with one of the city's best up-and-coming acts, White Denim, on January ...

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  14. Chris Rosser CD Release & Free Planet Radio Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... opened shows for folk and pop luminaries such as John Mayer, Tom Rush, David Wilcox, Shawn Mullins, John Gorka, Nickel Creek, and more. He has released four solo recordings, Archaeology (1998), The Holy Fool (2000), Hidden Everywhere (2006) and A ...

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  15. EntertainmentNickel Creek leads San Diego Grammy nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Nickel Creek, Chris Thile, Nathan East, Anoushka Shankar and pipa player Wu Man are among the diverse array of present and past San Diego artists that earned a total of 10 Grammy Awards nominations Friday. By doing so, they are continuing a trend that has seen area performers consistently earn recognition in the music world's most prestigious and diverse annual awards competition.

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  16. 2015 Grammy Nominations UnveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Acoustic Guitar

    ... Krauss & Jerry Douglas "The Old Me Better," Keb' Mo' Featuring The California Feet Warmers "Destination," Nickel Creek "A Feather's Not A Bird," Rosanne Cash & John Leventhal (Rosanne Cash) "Just So Much," Jesse Winchester (Jesse Winchester) "The ...

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  17. Punch Brothers named 'Affiliate Scholars' at Oberlin CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... tentatively scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 19. Thile first rose to fame as a member of the bluegrass trio Nickel Creek , which includes fiddler Sara Watkins and her brother, Sean, on guitar. Thile is the principal vocalist and songwriter for the ...

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  18. Rosanne Cash Tops Most-Played Americana Albums of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... an impressive 10 weeks atop the Americana Airplay chart. The long-awaited return of modern bluegrass trio Nickel Creek earned the Number Two spot on the year-end survey. A Dotted Line was the group's first new album since 2005. Coincidentally, the ...

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  19. Mandolinist Thile to host 2 'Prairie Home Companion' showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    ... "A Prairie Home Companion" on the radio for a couple of shows this winter. Mandolinist Chris Thile of the band Nickel Creek will be the guest host for shows Feb. 7 and 14 from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul. It's only the second time in the ...

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  20. Celebrity odds and endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | The Daily Record

    ... "A Prairie Home Companion" on the radio for a couple of shows this winter. Mandolinist Chris Thile of the band Nickel Creek will be the guest host for shows Feb. 7 and 14 from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul. It's only the second time in the ...

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