Here & Now

Banjo duo Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn are on tour promoting their latest album, “Echo in the Valley.” They stopped by our studios for a bit of a concert and a chat with Here & Now’s Peter O’Dowd. Interview Highlights On the rule that the album’s sound had to come only from the two of them Abigail Washburn: “Sometimes you go to see …

Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn on World Cafe

Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn new album is called Echo In The Valley. Both artists have built lives on squeezing more sound, story and emotion out of the banjo than you may have thought possible — she in the clawhammer style of her hero Doc Watson, and he from the three-finger school of Earl Scruggs. We’ll take a deep dive into …

Don’t Let It Bring You Down on Billboard

Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn have no problem staring intently into each other’s eyes; They are married, after all. But the duo decided a face-off was the best course to take for “Don’t Let It Bring You Down,” the first video from their new album Echo In The Valley, which is premiering exclusively below. The clip, directed by Alex Chaloff and …