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Second Stage: Salim Nourallah

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Salim Nourallah is a Dallas, Texas-based singer-songwriter and producer who crafts simply constructed songs tinged with wistful and evocative lyrics. Nourallah's last album, Snowing in My Heart, got some attention thanks to the single "Don't Be Afraid," which appeared on HBO's acclaimed series The Wire. But now Nourallah has returned with his fourth solo album, Constellation, a tight collection of joyful indie-pop melodies written and recorded with songwriter and producer Billy Harvey. The album also features a guest appearance from Austin musician Bob Schneider. Take a listen to this cut "Be Here Now," a perfect little love song about embracing moments of happiness.

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