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“Folk music’s Super Bowl”
~ Catherine E. Burch, Arizona Daily Star
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Merlefest
April 24 - 27, 2008
Wilkes Community College
1328 Collegiate Dr.
Wilkesboro, NC
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Thu 04/24/08

Blue Highway
Dirk Powell
Doc Watson
Laurie Lewis
Lovell Sisters
Marty Stuart
Old Crow Medicine Show
Pete Wernick
Pine Leaf Boys
The Infamous Stringdusters
The Waifs
The Waybacks
The Wilders

Fri 04/25/08

Bearfoot
Blue Highway
Carolina Chocolate Drops
Dirk Powell
Doc Watson
Donna The Buffalo
Hot Buttered Rum
Jim Lauderdale
Laurie Lewis
Lovell Sisters
Pete Wernick
Peter Rowan
Pine Leaf Boys
Ralph Stanley &
The Clinch Mountain Boys
Ruthie Foster
Sam Bush
Sierra Hull & Highway 111
The Avett Brothers
The Infamous Stringdusters
The Waifs
The Waybacks
The Wilders
Tim O'Brien
Tony Rice

Sat 04/26/08

Bearfoot
Bruce Hornsby
Carolina Chocolate Drops
Dirk Powell
Doc Watson
Donna The Buffalo
Hot Buttered Rum
Jim Lauderdale
Laurie Lewis
Levon Helm Band
Lovell Sisters
Pete Wernick
Peter Rowan
Pine Leaf Boys
Rhonda Vincent &
The Rage
Ricky Skaggs &
Bruce Hornsby
Ruthie Foster
Sierra Hull & Highway 111
The Claire Lynch Band
The Nashville Bluegrass Band
The Waybacks
The Wilders
Tift Merritt
Tim O'Brien
Tony Rice

Sun 04/27/08

Abigail Washburn
Sparrow Quartet
Bela Fleck
Bearfoot
Dan Tyminski
Dirk Powell
Doc Watson
Hot Buttered Rum
Jerry Douglas
Jim Lauderdale
Lovell Sisters
Pete Wernick
Pine Leaf Boys
Sierra Hull & Highway 111
Solas
The Claire Lynch Band
The Nashville Bluegrass Band


Merlefest Began: 1988
MerleFest 2007 Total Participation: 79,412
Estimated Regional Economic Impact: $17,135,741

Doc Watson
Born  March 3, 1923
Deep Gap, North Carolina
Vocals, Guitar, Banjo, Harmonica
Blues, Bluegrass, Country, Folk, Gospel

Doc Watson: The Vanguard Years (Box Set)
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