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Gillian Welch and David Rawlings share songs from her newest album, The Harrow & The Harvest.

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January 31, 2012 – Welch and her frequent collaborator, David Rawlings, share songs from The Harrow & The Harvest. WFUV

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The Harrow and the Harvest is the first new album from Gillian Welch and David Rawlings since 2003.

Read Gillian Welch & David Rawlings: The Fresh Air Interview

December 28, 2011 – Welch and Rawlings perform an in-studio concert featuring several songs from their new album.

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Gillian Welch (right) and Dave Rawlings.

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November 24, 2011 – The Harrow and the Harvest, Welch's first record in eight years, takes an introspective journey. WXPN

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Muddy Waters in 1979.

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August 20, 2011 – Hear dozens of the songs that inspired Tom Piazza's collection of essays, Devil Sent the Rain. FolkAlley

The Harrow and the Harvest, Gillian Welch's new album with David Rawlings, is the duo's first since 2003's Soul Journey.

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August 7, 2011 – The folk singers discuss their complementary voices and the new album that nearly undid them.

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Gillian Welch performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

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July 30, 2011 – Hear Gillian Welch sing "Ophan Girl," "Miss Ohio" and songs from her new album at Newport.

Clockwise from upper left: Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Wanda Jackson, Tegan and Sara, Trombone Shorty.

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July 26, 2011 – Hear a preview of some of the artists featured at this year's Newport folk and jazz festivals.

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The Harrow and the Harvest is the first new album from Gillian Welch and David Rawlings since 2003.

Listen Gillian Welch & David Rawlings: The Fresh Air Interview

July 18, 2011 – Welch and Rawlings perform an in-studio concert featuring several songs from their new album.

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Gillian Welch "The Harrow And The Harvest"

Watch Gillian Welch: Cover Art The Old-Fashioned Way

July 6, 2011 – Videos explain how the intricate, embossed cover of Gillian Welch's new album was made.

Clockwise from left: Paul McCartney circa 1970, Jeff Tweedy of Wilco, Gillian Welch.

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June 28, 2011 – Gillian Welch breaks an eight-year silence, while Wilco unveils its first independent release.

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Read First Listen: Gillian Welch, 'The Harrow And The Harvest' FolkAlley

June 26, 2011 – Welch and creative partner David Rawlings return with their first album in Welch's name since 2003. FolkAlley

Read First Listen: The Decemberists WFUV

January 2, 2011 – The band returns with a stripped-down record featuring Gillian Welch and R.E.M.'s Peter Buck. WFUV

Gillian Welch and David Rawlings

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

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

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Listen David Rawlings Machine: Newport Folk Festival 2009 FolkAlley

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

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