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Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Singer-Songwriter Gillian Welch Releases First Album In 8 Years

(Courtesy of Gillian Welch)

(Courtesy of Gillian Welch)

Here & Now Guests:

  • Singer-songwriter Gillian Welch
  • Musician David Rawlings

Singer-songwriter Gillian Welch has not released an album in 8 years—she’s been busy instead performing with groups like Bright Eyes and the Decembrists.

But now, to the glee of fans, she’s out with “The Harrow & The Harvest.” Uncut Magazine calls it a timeless country classic, we agree.

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