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01Just To Watch Maria Dance

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Folk-Country Craftsman Guy Clark On World Cafe (2006)

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Born in Texas and settled in Nashville, Tenn., Guy Clark has mentored generations of artists, including Rodney Crowell, Lyle Lovett and Steve Earle — all of whom cite his keen editing skills and prize his stamp of approval. Jim McGuire/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guy Clark, Music's Master Craftsman, On Making Songs Last

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Guy Clark On Mountain Stage

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Guy Clark is a storyteller who carves songs out of quiet moments and marginal characters. Senor McGuire hide caption

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This One's For Guy Clark, Americana's Craftsman

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