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Sing the Delta in USA Today Playlist
October 12, 2012

USA Today adds Sing the Delta to their playlist: “The title cut from DeMent’s new album is a love song to the South, her drawl caressing the lyrics like a Stax Records piano-triplet groove.” See the playlist here.

Sing The Delta reviewed on NPR’s Fresh Air
October 12, 2012

NPR’s Ken Tucker reviews Sing the Delta on Fresh Air: “The songs on Sing the Delta only grow more rich, more emotionally complex, the more you hear them. And I plan to keep listening to these songs for a long …

NPR’s All Things Considered reviews Sing The Delta
October 9, 2012

“Even though Iris DeMent admits she likes to work at her own pace when it comes to songwriting, 16 years is a long time. The songs themselves are as languorous as a hot summer afternoon, evoking DeMent’s early childhood in …


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