(L-R) Patty Griffin, Rhiannon Giddens, Roy Taylor (a member of Patty's road crew), Shakey Graves, and NPR Music's Ann Powers Joshua Shoemaker for NPR hide caption

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Rhiannon Giddens, Patty Griffin And Shakey Graves—A Musical Conversation
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Patty Griffin's new album, Servant of Love, comes out Sept. 25. David McClister/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Patty Griffin, Self-Made 'Servant Of Love,' On The Strange Gift Of Age
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The music that makes one of us emotional doesn't always make sense to others. William Lovelace/Getty Images hide caption

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The Songs That Make Us Cry
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