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Concerts

David Rawlings and Gillian Welch perform on Mountain Stage.

July 19, 2013 Hear some of the folk duo's early work together, recorded shortly before 1996's classic Revival.

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David Rawlings and Gillian Welch perform at Newport Folk.

August 2, 2009 Gillian Welch and David Rawlings keep the focus shifting between their marvelously paired voices.

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Studio Sessions

Dave Rawlings Machine performs at KEXP. Credit: Jim Bennett.

May 25, 2010 Rawlings arrived at KEXP with a cowboy hat perched on his head and a song in his heart.

Gillian Welch and David Rawlings

February 1, 2010 A longtime session guitarist, Rawlings takes the lead, playing his own music at NPR Music's offices.

Interviews & Profiles

David Rawlings and Gillian Welch.

April 9, 2013 Listen to an extended conversation with the country-folk singers about their adopted hometown.

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Of Montreal's Kevin Barnes

December 3, 2009 How has technology changed the relationship between musicians and their fans?

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More Stories

World Cafe hose David Dye and singer-songwriter Elizabeth Cook check out Grimey's Records in Nashville, Tenn.

April 8, 2013 Singer-songwriter Elizabeth Cook showed us her city, from Grimey's Records to her favorite salon.

The wall at Hatch Show Print in Nashville, Tenn.

April 8, 2013 The business of making classic country concert posters is still going strong at Hatch Show Print.

Elizabeth Cook and Jason Isbell's 45rpm cover of Townes Van Zandt's "Pancho and Lefty" is literally hot off the press.

April 8, 2013 United Record Pressing is the largest vinyl pressing plant in the country. Take a glimpse inside.

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  • Artist: Dave Rawlings Machine
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  • Released: 2009
 

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