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World in Progress: In the groove with Bluegrass

Bluegrass, a traditional form of American folk music is still alive in the Appalachia region, which also has a reputation as being America's poorhouse. Outsiders have labeled the people here 'hillbillies', sterotyping them as backwards. But there's more to the region and its bluegrass culture reporter Andreas Horchler discovered. (Report: Andreas Horchler/ Sue Cox)

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