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Eric Hutchinson in Studio on World Cafe 11/18/08

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Eric Hutchinson: Self-Made Acoustic Soul

Eric Hutchinson: Self-Made Acoustic Soul

Eric Hutchinson in Studio on World Cafe 11/18/08

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Set List

  • "You Don't Have to Believe Me"
  • "Food Chain"
  • "Ok, It's Alright With Me"
  • "Rock & Roll"

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When his contract to a major record label went down with the ship, acoustic soul singer Eric Hutchinson hit the road to generate his own exposure — and, in the end, wound up self-releasing his debut. Showcasing songs from Sounds Like This, Hutchinson earned a spot touring alongside Joe Jackson and G. Love.

Hutchinson's big break came when a mention by gossip blogger Perez Hilton boosted his album to the top of the iTunes sales charts. In this interview, Hutchinson talks about the benefits of the Internet to today's musicians.

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Album
Sounds Like This
Artist
Eric Hutchinson
Label
Warner Bros.
Released
2008

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