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Brandi Carlile's Surging Voice Grounds 'The Firewatcher's Daughter'

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Brandi Carlile's Surging Voice Grounds 'The Firewatcher's Daughter'

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Brandi Carlile's Surging Voice Grounds 'The Firewatcher's Daughter'

Brandi Carlile's Surging Voice Grounds 'The Firewatcher's Daughter'

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Brandi Carlile is a singer-songwriter who has cited influences as various as Elton John, Patsy Cline, and Queen's Freddie Mercury. Carlile has been releasing albums for the past 10 years, and Fresh Air rock critic Ken Tucker says her new one, called The Firewatcher's Daughter, is her best yet.