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Kelly Hogan On Mountain Stage

The backup singer hits center stage, performing from her latest solo album, which features songs given to her by indie heavyweights like M. Ward, Andrew Bird and Robyn Hitchcock.

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Kelly Hogan: Cashing In An Album's Worth Of Favors

A self-proclaimed "backup singing ninja" with a host of famous friends and admirers, Hogan has just released her first solo album in 11 years.

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