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Laurelyn Dossett, Rhiannon Giddens, Mike Compton – The Gathering (2011)

The Gathering, a homey Christmas-themed Americana and roots album, features singer-songwriter Laurelyn Dossett and others recording in a suitably rustic locale: a house in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Guilty pleasures: John Hartford – Me Oh My (1987)

NICK DERISO: This anthology — perfectly subtitled, “How the Time Does Fly” — was a great place to sit for spell and ruminate on the distant twangy past. Flying Fish included 18 tracks culled from nine of Hartford’s brilliant, throwback banjo records. His brand of riverboat bluegrass stayed interesting — and stayed away from sounding pokey — with a thoughtfulRead More