LISTEN: What It's Like In The Hotel Rooms At The Folk Alliance Conference
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Hundreds of artist's posters covered the walls on three floors of the Westin Hotel.
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The Kansas City band 'Frieghtrain Rabbit Killer' shows off their homemade masks inside their hotelroom bathroom.
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Tuba player Christian Leclerc traveled from Montreal, Canada to perform at Folk Alliance International.
The largest Folk Music Conference in the world, Folk Alliance International, brought more than 1,000 musicians to Crown Center in Kansas City last week. Musicians and fans crowded into hotel rooms to play and watch hundreds of small concerts hosted during the five day event.
Here are the sounds from those concerts, including a tuba player practicing by a waterfall, and a room organizer stashing his guitar and beer in a bathtub.
Hannah Copeland is an announcer and arts contributor at KCUR. Follow her on Twitter @hannahecopeland.