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  1. Chris Thile talks about Ann Arbor, writing songs with Edgar Meyer and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | MLive.com

    Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile will play a show with acclaimed bassist Edgar Meyer at the Michigan Theater on Thursday, October 16. The show is presented by University Musical Society. In August, he played a show at the Michigan Theater with his bluegrass group Nickel Creek , and he'll be back at the same venue on Thursday, October 16 with bassist Edgar Meyer, playing new music from their album, "Bass and Mandolin."

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  2. Hard to imagine a lovelier time than at Celtic ColoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... - they played together later Saturday night at Glace Bay's Savoy Theatre - and Brittany's duties in the group Nickel Creek and playing with the likes of Steve Martin. So it was a real treat to hear them combine a Natalie tune written for best ...

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  3. Eclectic Point Music Film Fest to debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... counts among his admirers such fellow mandolin greats as David Grisman and former San Diegan Chris Thile of Nickel Creek (both of whom appear in Bowman's labor-of-love movie). "When I was submitting it to film festivals, I didn't find too many that ...

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  4. Roots revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Boulder Weekly

    ... he says. "They didn't get a chance to hear Earl Scruggs. They're beginning to listen to Allison Krauss and Nickel Creek and not knowing where that came from. I think it's more likely that they'd come and buy the record because my name is on it. They ...

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  5. Chris Thile talks about Ann Arbor, writing songs with Edgar Meyer and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | MLive.com

    Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile will play a show with acclaimed bassist Edgar Meyer at the Michigan Theater on Thursday, October 16. The show is presented by University Musical Society. Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile seems to be becoming a regular presence in Ann Arbor, since he played at the Michigan Theater with his bluegrass group Nickel Creek in August , and will be back at the same venue on Thursday, October 16 with bassist Edgar Meyer, playing new music from their album, "Bass and Mandolin."

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  6. Review: Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer at Bass HallRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... of their impeccably played performance Friday. Thile, who was previously a standout with "newgrass" bands Nickel Creek and Punch Brothers, is the latest in an impressive list of Meyer partners. The genre-jumping bassist has performed and recorded ...

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  7. Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer's new album breaks down musical wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Philly.com

    ... has a backpack stuffed with solo projects, such as prog-grass blazers the Punch Brothers. His best-known band, Nickel Creek, asleep since 2007, awoke in April with A Dotted Line . After his tour with Meyer wraps up on Oct. 17, Thile vaults the ...

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  8. Sara Watkins to Play Smothers Theatre, 10/11Read the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Singer-songwriter and fiddler Sara Watkins , known for her work in the Grammy-winning band Nickel Creek and as a frequent guest on A Prairie Home Companion, brings her signature sound to Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 11. Tickets, priced starting at $15 for the public and $10 for full-time Pepperdine students, are available now by calling 506-4522 or online at http://arts.pepperdine.edu/ . More information: http://sarawatkins.com/ Most recently seen on the Pepperdine stage opening for the Blind Boys of Alabama, Watkins spent most of her younger years, nearly two decades, as singer and fiddle player for the Grammy Award-winning, bluegrass-folk hybrid Nickel Creek.

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  9. Tiny pig prances, Aaron Paul's bad days before Breaking Bad, Baylor's spiffy new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | CultureMap

    ... Paul's lesser known roles from earlier in his career, including a very memorable Price Is Right appearance. 5. Nickel Creek rocks NPR's Tiny Desk Concert . Acoustic jam band Nickel Creek looks right at home crowded around one mic in NPR's studio. ...

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  10. JAS Aspen Snowmass ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Chris Thile and siblings Sean and Sara Watkins, collectively known as Nickel Creek, have been widely embraced by the bluegrass and acoustic-music communities, even though their music makes a habit of stretching or ignoring genre boundaries.

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  11. Frolicking teacup pig, Aaron Paul's pre-Jesse Pinkman days and more links we loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | CultureMap

    ... Paul's lesser known roles from earlier in his career, including a very memorable Price Is Right appearance. 5. Nickel Creek rocks NPR's Tiny Desk Concert . Acoustic jam band Nickel Creek looks right at home crowded around one mic in NPR's studio. ...

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  12. How One Awkward Moment Almost Ruined the Nickel Creek Concert in MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    Experiencing Nickel Creek was almost perfect. So, before I go into what ruined the show for me, I'll talk about all the things that worked so well.

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  13. The Fourteen Best Shows in Colorado This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Denver Westword

    ... Park : 3:00 p.m. August 29, 30 and 31 Chris Thile and siblings Sean and Sara Watkins, collectively known as Nickel Creek, which will headline JAS Aspen Snowmass on Sunday, have been widely embraced by the bluegrass and acoustic-music communities, ...

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  14. Nickel CreekComes to Mesa Arts Center TonightRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum selling trio Nickel Creek - Chris Thile , Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins - officially reunited for the first time since its 2007 "indefinite hiatus" and recorded a new album, A Dotted Line, that was released by Nonesuch on April 1, 2014.

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  15. Carnival comes to town Wednesday night courtesy of Callaghan'sRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... credits include winning a blue ribbon at the 2010 Telluride Bluegrass Festival, an honor previously won by Nickel Creek and The Dixie Chicks. In 2013 the group released the album "Carnival," which has been described as "a smart, affecting cycle of ...

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  16. Awesome Live Concert: Austin City Limits: Nickel CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Little Green Footballs

    Austin City Limits is happy to announce a new taping with Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum Nickel Creek on August 25. The recently reunited Americana trio return with their first new music in nine years and for their third appearance on the show.

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  17. Nickel Creek's Sara Watkins on How They're 'Holding Nothing Back' on Their New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    It's been seven years or so since the last time the music world has seen or heard anything from Nickel Creek.

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  18. Nickel CreekRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... the band rejuvenated, upbeat and instrumentally formidable Distinguished by their youth and eclectic taste, Nickel Creek became a word-of-mouth sensation on the progressive bluegrass scene and soon found their appeal spreading beyond the genre's ...

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  19. Austin Music Source: Sunday music picks: Nickel Creek at ACL LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    Nickel Creek at ACL Live. Seven years have passed since the Americana trio staged their Farewell Tour.

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  20. 360 Summer Mixtape: Snoop DanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... girls drink coffee. Summer show you're psyched about: I'm the R&B gurua but I'd be lying if I didn't mention Nickel Creek at ACL Live (August 24). I've adored that band since I saw them play live over at the LBJS radio building (which is now Emmis, ...

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