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Friday 01 April 2011

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  • Emmylou Harris

    Emmylou Harris

    Emmylou Harris has had a long and illustrious career in music. Writing and performing her own songs, reinterpreting other people's and collaborating with many high profile musicians through the years has meant that her sound has always been evolving whilst also acknowledging her country roots. As her new album "Hard Bargain" is released, in this special extended interview, she talks to Harriett Gilbert about her work, about storytelling in country music and also plays an exclusive track for us live in the studio.

    Emmylou Harris website



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