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Music Interviews

Mary Gauthier De-Romanticizes Romantic Love

Trouble & Love is about a relationship that went bad. "I think that this is one where Mary finally gets the lesson," Gauthier tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross.

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Mountain Stage

Mary Gauthier On Mountain Stage

The New Orleans native returns for her third appearance with uplifting songs that reflect the struggles she has overcome, including addiction and homelessness.

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