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Patty Griffin

Patty Griffin

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Patty Griffin: Bush Hall, London

Live Review by Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 4 December 2002

AFTER COMPLETING A DOZEN DATES supporting Billy Bragg, who played his last gig of the tour at the Shepherd's Bush Empire, Patty Griffin moved around ...

Patty Griffin

Interview by Geoffrey Himes, Paste, 3 May 2013

PATTY GRIFFIN was standing in a former South Austin church, now a private residence not far from her own home, and the rough-hewn roof beams, ...

Patty Griffin: American Kid

Review by Holly Gleason, Paste, 7 May 2013

WITH A BIT OF JUKE-JOINT loose blues strumming rising from a National guitar, Patty Griffin leans into 'Don't Let Me Die In Florida' with a ...

Patty Griffin: Servant of Love

Review by Holly Gleason, Paste, 4 October 2015

"AMBULANCE DRIVERS and grave diggers/Mislaid fortunes grown bigger and bigger/Polar ice caps below and above/Conquered and claimed and ruined for love," Patty Griffin's porous, earthy ...

Patty Griffin: Servant Of Love

Review by Will Hermes, Rolling Stone, 15 October 2015

WHEN JIMMIE RODGERS, the "Father of Country Music," cut 'Blue Yodel #9' with Louis Armstrong in 1930, combining rural mountain music with blues and jazz ...


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