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The Skipperdees

The Skipperdees

Americana / Folk / Bluegrass Athens, GA  US
Atlas (LIVE at The Crimson Moon)
Atlas (LIVE at The Crimson Moon)
The Plunge
The Plunge
Fair and Tender Ladies (LIVE at The Crimson Moon)
Fair and Tender Ladies (LIVE at The Crimson Moon)
Giving Up Your Ghost
Giving Up Your Ghost
Mother Mary
Mother Mary



Lost Girls (original)


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Bio: The Skipperdees are a sisterly duo composed of Appalachian natives Catherine (vocals, guitar) and Emily (banjo, oohs and ahhs) Backus. With music influenced by landmark singer-songwriters and personalities shaped by the Spice Girls, the Backus twins combine ethereal harmonies and introspective ly...See Full Bio

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Q: You should cover the song 100 Miles by The Proclaimers!!

A: Oh man, we do have a strong affinity for Scottish twins... Nineties November is filling up the plate right now but who knows what the future will hold!

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