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>Lyrically Speaking: April the 14th, Part 1

> Pity us poor Gillian Welch fans!  We keep tapping our toes, checking our watches, paging through our calendars waiting for the next album to drop. I mean, she’s got plenty of time to help her partner David Rawlings put … Continue reading

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>Dave Rawlings Machine at the Paradise

>Here’s my surefire remedy for temporary relief of serious back pain: Start with some exquisite acoustic guitar solos. Add some beautiful harmonies. And a dash of dueling fiddles with some tasty harmonica.This works so well you might even find yourself … Continue reading

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>CD Review: David Rawlings Machine

>David Rawlings Machine – “Friend of a Friend” (out now)It’s been six long years since Gillian Welch and David Rawlings have released an album. Their avid fans, us included, have been asking – no – begging for some new music. … Continue reading

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>New album from Gillian Welch and David Rawlings!

>Actually it’s a David Rawlings album with Gillian on it. The website Broken Wave Music has the info (editor’s note: It’s acually a Billboard story I found on Broken Wave), and it looks like the first David Rawlings Machine album, … Continue reading

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>The Big Surprise Tour, House of Blues Boston

>On the night Paul McCartney was playing right across the street at Fenway Park, my wife and I instead took a left turn on Lansdowne Street, away from nostalgia and ended up in a rollicking, ramshackle hoedown called the Big … Continue reading

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>Now You See Them

>Just a quick note to say that I’ve moved all my concert photos over to Flickr. Very soon I will make sure my Modern Acoustic website photo link will also take you there. Flickr is much quicker for uploading — … Continue reading

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>Gill, if you are out there…

>This is an open-letter to Gillian Welch.Dear Gill,If you just happen to be trolling around the Internet, maybe wondering what your fans are up to, and you come across this post — here’s my message: Please, please put out a … Continue reading

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