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From a Distance

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In 1985 Julie Gold, an administrative assistant who dabbled in songwriting, came up with lyrics and a melody that she thought sounded promising. None of the artists or record companies she contacted, however, thought it was worth recording.  A year later she asked “folkabilly” singer Nanci Griffith to assess whether her work had potential.  Griffith was so impressed that she… Read more »