Inside RCA Studio A, whose sale has sparked a wave of backlash from the Nashville music community, Ben Folds (right, on staircase) addresses press and supporters. Stephen Jerkins hide caption

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A Property Battle On Music Row Draws A Crowd

After decades hosting country greats, RCA Studio A is in jeopardy — and there are local music titans on both sides of the fight.

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In the song "Old Time Angels," Jim Lauderdale imagines a second act for the women felled in American murder ballads. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Buddy Miller and Jimmy Lauderdale perform a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 19, 2013. Gabriella Demczuk/NPR hide caption

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Buddy Miller And Jim Lauderdale On World Cafe

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Two treasures of Nashville's Americana scene play songs from their collaborative album, Buddy & Jim.

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Jim Lauderdale on Mountain Stage.

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Jim Lauderdale On Mountain Stage

The country and bluegrass master performs material from his latest release, Patchwork River.

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