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Interview with musician Josh Ritter

Can an easy going guy who had a comfortable upbringing thanks to two supportive parents create good art? In the case of singer-songwriter Josh Ritter, the answer is a resounding yes. Out of the gate, critics praised his work. They … Continue reading

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How to Appreciate Bob Dylan’s Singing Voice

“How to Appreciate Bob Dylan’s Singing Voice” is by Blake Guthrie and can be found on eHow. It’s a running joke that Bob Dylan can’t sing. Countless wannabe comics have mined this fact for use in their lame bits for … Continue reading

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Interview with Joan Baez

The folk songs that Joan Baez sang in the early 60s made her a star. As much as she is known for these ballads, she is also known for political activism. Baez has stayed true to the songs that made … Continue reading

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