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Rodney Crowell in-studio on World Cafe - 08/05/2005

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Rodney Crowell, Taking Country Far Afield

Rodney Crowell, Taking Country Far Afield

Rodney Crowell in-studio on World Cafe - 08/05/2005

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Set List

Songs Rodney Crowell plays for 'World Cafe':

  • "Say You Love Me"
  • "The Obscenity Prayer"
  • "The Outsider"
  • "Dancin' Circles Round the Sun (Epictetus Speaks)"
  • "Beautiful Despair"

Rodney Crowell has constantly forged ahead into new musical and thematic territory in his career. His newest songs are no exception, as he crisscrosses between rock, country, and gospel music.

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An alt-country icon, Crowell has never clung to the straight and narrow. The Outsider , his new album, reflects his exploratory nature, as the sounds veer among genres — but never lose the Crowel feel. The new release also features a host of guest vocalists, including Emmylou Harris and John Prine.

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