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Lori McKenna performs live on Mountain Stage.
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November 7, 2013 Hear songs from the Nashville singer-songwriter, as well as cellist Jeff Gilkinson and Grammy-winning songwriter Jon Vezner, recorded live on the North Shore of Lake Superior in Grand Marais, Minn.
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November 15, 2007 Songs about alcohol and its effects are common currency in country music. But in "Drinkin' Problem," Lori McKenna goes in a different direction, sidestepping moralism in favor of getting under the skin of someone for whom the issue is an immediate concern.
October 1, 2007 A singer-songwriter from Massachusetts, McKenna spent the first decade of her career toiling on the roots-music circuit. In 2005, her career received a huge boost when Faith Hill recorded four of her songs for Fireflies. Hear an interview and in-studio performance.
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