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  1. Nickel Creek, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WUNC-FM Chapel Hill

    Nickel Creek 's Sara Watkins , Sean Watkins and Chris Thile started out as child prodigies, then built their band into a Grammy-winning commercial force.


  2. The Duhks Join FreshGrass Lineup, Daily Lineups AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybergrass

    ... Fleck produced the Duhks' Juno award-winning album. The band's modern bluegrass sound is reminiscent of Nickel Creek and Yonder Mountain String Band - though utterly their own. The Boston Globe says of The Duhks,"Canada's premier neo-tradsters romp ...


  3. Park Slope Planner: The Best Events July 24-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Park Slope Stoop

    Hello Thursday! Unlike last night and all that rain, it's really nice out tonight, so get a head start on the weekend with some fun events today - including Nickel Creek playing in Prospect Park - and then get ready for more block parties, a performance of Hair, and so many other cool things.


  4. Tweedy, Williams pocket fees despite Taste cancellationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Monae was paid $75,000. Soul singer Aloe Blacc was paid $65,000, according to his contract, and bluegrass band Nickel Creek made $60,000 for their Friday set. As in years past, the acts went without the venue-provided alcohol included in their ...


  5. What's going on Thursday? (Teenage Fanclub, Veruca Salt, Sun Kil...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Brooklynvegan

    ... shows a few times in NYC over the past few years, but this one's SKM full band and should be a special night. Nickel Creek, Secret Sisters @ Prospect Park Bandshell Modern bluegrass group Nickel Creek are back after a 7 year split with their first ...


  6. Robert Earl Keen plays PAC3 Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    ... flat-picker - but got some of the genre's top talent on board to show him the way. Fiddler Sara Watkins of Nickel Creek, banjo player Danny Barnes, and mandolin player Kim Warner of the Greencards make appearances on the record, along with his ...


  7. LIVE: Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival @ Walsh Farm, 7/17/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Nippertown!

    ... the biggest names tend to hit Friday and Saturday evening. Not so for 2014. The 25th Anniversary Reunion of Nickel Creek was easily the biggest news of the fest, and deservedly so. Chris Thile and Sean and Sara Watkins , who evidently started ...


  8. Forecastle Festival 2014's Greatest Country MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | RollingStone

    ... the only kick-ass country moment at Forecastle. Unsurprisingly, the next day, reunited neo-bluegrass pop-smiths Nickel Creek drew as big a crowd as Yoakam, turning in a spirited catalog overview of favorites the likes of "The Lighthouse's Tale," ...


  9. REVIEW: Louisville's Forecastle Fest Day 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... Trampled By Turtles in the media tent for a quick chat, though I was admittedly distracted by the sounds of Nickel Creek in the distance. I wrapped up our interview and bolted to the stage like I've never brisk-walked before. With a smile on my face ...


  10. Forecastle Festival 2014: That's a wrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Business Journal

    The massive crowd in front of the Boom Stage, near Joe's Crab Shack, brought a smile to the face of Nickel Creek frontman Chris Thile.


  11. After solo years, reunited band still has chemistryRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Nickel Creek waited nearly to the end of its set last night in the Lifestyle Communities Pavilion before it planted some hope in one of its songs.


  12. New On Disc: Nickel Creek, The Pretty RecklessRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 |

    When bluegrass/Americana darlings Nickel Creek took a "hiatus" in 2007, the focus was no longer on an insanely-accomplished trio that were too good to be true , but that sabbatical was in brand only.


  13. Weekend Edition: Nickel Creek 'Bring It' To The House Of BluesRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 |

    ... the Sox/Devil Rays game got underway at Fenway Park , while another line was forming just a few feet away - for Nickel Creek 's sold-out show at the House Of Blues . It was the first time in over 6 years that Nickel Creek played the New England ...


  14. Forecastle Festival: Nickel Creek's easy reunion coincides with guitarist's solo recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Nickel Creek's Chris Thile, left, Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins have reunited after a seven-year hiatus for the band.


  15. Fischer's Fab FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | This Week Community News

    ... after going on hiatus, and marking the 25th anniversary of its formation, landmark progressive bluegrass band Nickel Creek is back. Sara Watkins, Chris Thile and Sean Watkins were mere children when they became a sensation. Despite their longevity ...


  16. 7/17/14: Today's Tips: ThursdayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Nippertown!

    FESTIVAL/MUSIC : Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival @ Walsh Farm , Oak Hill. It's Day One of the four-day fest, and they're kickin' it off with a big bang by featuring the reunion of Nickel Creek, the Steep Canyon Rangers, the Deadly Gentlemen, the HillBenders, the Aoife O'Donovan Band, Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers, Town Mountain, the Barefoot ... (more)


  17. Nickel Creek reunites and takes the stage in MissoulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 |

    Grammy award winners Nickel Creek will make a stop at the Wilma Theater in Missoula August 7 as a part of their reunion tour.


  18. Haas, Kowert, Tice - You Got ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... windows, something that is serving them well this summer. That's because Thile is spending the summer with a Nickel Creek reunion tour, and the fall doing duet shows with Edgar Meyer, spelling no work for the Punchers. So Noam Pikelny is touring ...


  19. Nickel Creek (and opener Secret Sisters) wow capacity Michigan Theater crowdRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 |

    An early lighting mishap at Saturday night's sold out Nickel Creek concert at the Michigan Theater, courtesy of The Ark, seemed too on point to be ignored: as guitarist Sean Watkins launched into an introduction for the next song, which he'd written, he remained in darkness while a bright light shone on mandolin player Chris Thile at center stage.


  20. Ann Arbor weekend forecast: Beautiful Friday weather to be followed by rain and stormsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 |

    ... around town as well. MLive entertainment reporter Jenn McKee recommends seeing bluegrass acoustic trio Nickel Creek who will be performing Saturday evening at 8 p.m. at the Michigan Theater. Fun Fact: Nickel Creek is from San Diego. San Diego ...