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Emmylou Harris

Emmylou Harris
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Concerts

Emmylou Harris performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

August 1, 2011 Hear the Country Music Hall of Famer bring sweetness, joy and mourning to the Fort Stage at Newport.

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Emmylou Harris plays a show-closing performance at the XPoNential Festival.

July 23, 2011 Ben Folds, Ra Ra Riot and more perform at the Camden Waterfront near Philadelphia.

Emmylou Harris.

March 19, 2011 Americana idol Emmylou Harris played a set in a The Driskill Hotel room in Austin, Texas.

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The Americana Music Awards

September 9, 2010 Listen to the Americana Music Association's ninth annual awards concert in its entirety.

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Kate McGarrigle

January 19, 2010 Kate McGarrigle, who died Monday, performs a 2004 concert as a tribute to Emmylou Harris.

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Kate McGarrigle

January 19, 2010 Kate McGarrigle, who died Monday, performs a 2004 concert as a tribute to Emmylou Harris.

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Studio Sessions

Rodney Crowell and Emmylou Harris.

June 19, 2013 The country legends discuss how Nashville has changed and play songs from their latest album.

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Emmylou Harris & Buddy Miller

April 22, 2010 The venerated country legends play country and folk music on the Cayamo Cruise.

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February 14, 2008 The music legends talk about working together as writers and vocalists and singing "courting songs."

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September 23, 2007 A new box set resurfaces some forgotten gems from the acclaimed singer's long career.

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Interviews & Profiles

Rodney Crowell and Emmylou Harris' new collaborative album is titled Old Yellow Moon.

March 2, 2013 On the new duet album Old Yellow Moon, the former bandmates practically celebrate heartbreak.

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Emmylou Harris says her new album, Hard Bargain, is in part about how her expectations change as she grows older.

April 29, 2011 The country icon talks about her new album and looks back on her work with the late Gram Parsons.

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September 23, 2007 A new box set resurfaces some forgotten gems from the acclaimed singer's long career.

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Discover Songs

September 29, 2003 Stumbling into grace with Emmylou Harris; Great cajun from The Savoy Family Band; Rare 78 rpms f...

Reviews

Emmylou Harris' new album is Hard Bargain.

April 27, 2011 Rock critic Ken Tucker says Harris' new album is both mature and emotionally daring.

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More Stories

Parquet Courts

January 22, 2013 Download new music from Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, Parquet Courts, Amy Cook and more.

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Emmylou Harris' new album is Hard Bargain.

April 17, 2011 Harris found inspiration for her new album in the lives of old friends, and even at the dog pound.

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December 1, 2006 Here's a look at Folk Alley's picks for the best folk, roots, Americana and Celtic albums of 2006.

All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen chats with some members of Portland group Typhoon before their Tiny SXSW Concert at The Driskill Hotel.

April 1, 2011 Want to see a one-minute video by each band Bob Boilen saw at SXSW? Here's your chance.

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Old Yellow Moon

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  • Artist: Emmylou Harris/Rodney Crowell
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Songbird: Rare Tracks and Forgotten Gems

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Stumble into Grace

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  • Released: 2003
 

Hard Bargain

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All I Intended to Be [Bonus CD]

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Written in Chalk

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All the Roadrunning

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Lost John Dean

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Adieu False Heart

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Migrations

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Wired

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Reunion: A Decade of Solas

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Life Short, Call Now

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Red Dirt Girl

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