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Tuesday | WSJ Media and Advertising

Doug Seegers and Emmylou Harris Duet on Gram Parsons' 'She'

Where to start with Doug Seegers ? There's his backstory: often homeless, the 62-year-old singer landed a record deal in Sweden in roundabout fashion, after a Swedish country singer heard Seegers singing at a food pantry in Nashville.

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Related Topix: Emmylou Harris, Country, Austin, TX, Jill Johnson, Advertising

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Folio Weekly

How Emmylou Harris Became Americana's Leading Lady

For years, I thought of Emmylou Harris as just another aging country singer - one of a hundred my middle-aged mom and music-loving aunt adored.

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Related Topix: Emmylou Harris, Country, Alabama, Pop/Rock, The Byrds, Chris Hillman, Rodney Crowell

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Age

Swedish sisters keep fans guessing as First Aid Kit

The Swedish sisters, who perform together as First Aid Kit, are somewhat of a curiosity.

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Related Topix: Country, The Carter Family, Emmylou Harris

Thu Jul 03, 2014

RollingStone

First Aid Kit List Top 5 Country Influences

First Aid Kit may nail harmonies as tight as the Carter Family's, but it wasn't exactly to the manner born.

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Related Topix: Country, Folk, Townes Van Zandt, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jun 18, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Parsons' legacy lives at Derry Down

In Winter Haven, many music fans only recently learned that a dilapidated barn-like building downtown was the launching pad for the career of country-rock pioneer Gram Parsons.

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Related Topix: Country, Jim Stafford, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Florida, Music, Entertainment

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