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Black Twig Pickers

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Black Twig Pickers

Black Twig Pickers has been played on NTS shows including The Wire Magazine Present Rewired, with Dive for the Pearl first played on 22 January 2015.

Black Twig Pickers is an American old-time Appalachian band consisting of Mike Gangloff on fiddle/banjo/jawharp/vocals; Nathan Bowles on banjo/percussion/vocals; Isak Howell on guitar/mouthharp/vocals; and Sally Anne Morgan on fiddle, flat-foot dancing, square dance calling, and vocals.

The band got their start at the 1999 Galax Old Fiddlers Convention, choosing their name from an archaic apple variety in founding fiddler Ralph Berrier Jr.'s family orchard. Since then, the Black Twig Pickers' fiddle/banjo/ guitar/washboard/whatsis racket has sounded in dives, barns, streets and…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Soft Steel Piston
Jack Rose, The Black Twig Pickers
Klang Industries2009
Soft Steel Piston
Jack Rose, The Black Twig PickersKlang Industries2009
Discogs
Dive for the Pearl
Steve Gunn, Black Twig Pickers
Thrill Jockey2015
Dive for the Pearl
Steve Gunn, Black Twig PickersThrill Jockey2015
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