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Josh Ritter on creativity…

“Sometimes struggling for originality can really hamstring the work of just writing a song and getting it done and singing it. As time goes on that definitely becomes a thing. You find you live in other people’s shadows, unless you … Continue reading

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Interview with John Hiatt

Many artists have had success with John Hiatt’s songs, (Bonnie Raitt, Ronnie Milsap, Iggy Pop, Three Dog Night, and the Neville Brothers), everyone that is, except Hiatt. He released his first record in 1974. But it wasn’t until his 1987 … Continue reading

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Interview with Steve Earle

Steve Earle was a country music star in the 80s. But a heroin addiction took its toll on his career and personal life causing a downward spiral that landed him in prison in 1994. He’s worked hard to get his … Continue reading

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