Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 04/27/2011

Abigail Washburn’s performs ‘Nobody’s Fault But Mine’

Abigail Washburn first came to my notice in January with her NPR Tiny Desk Concert, where she mixed American banjo playing with Chinese folk music. It’s not a combination you hear every day, but there was something effervescent about her performance.

This morning, the radio network has a first look at a music video she’s just produced with the art collective Mason Jar Music. As she sings the bluegrass classic “Nobody’s Fault But Mine,” she strolls through a dilapidated, empty New York hotel building, her voice eeriely echoing of the walls. It’s a gorgeous, haunting song:

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