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Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard On Small-Town Life, Big-Time Music

Howard was raised on her father's junkyard in the small town of Athens, Ala. "It was a really interesting way to grow up," she tells Fresh Air.

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Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard On Small-Town Life, Big-Time Music

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From WHYY in Philadelphia