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Mandolin Orange

From Chapel Hill, NC comes folk duo Mandolin Orange. Multi-instrumentalist Andrew Marlin and violinist/guitarist Emily Frantz join forces to deliver an earthy mix of bluegrass, folk, country, gospel, and pop. With a sound best described as modern American roots, the music of Mandolin Orange is characterized by tight vocal harmonies and virtuosic musicianship. The duo has released a total of five albums since first joining forces in 2009.