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Loretta Lynn (left) and Vince Gill perform together in 2004. Writer Marissa Moss cites Lynn as an example of a progressive thinker in country music. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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How To Like Country Music, For The Uninitiated

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Townes van Zandt (left) and Jeff Buckley (right).

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World Cafe Looks Back: Musicians We Miss

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