Iris DeMent
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November 1, 2012

NPR’s Rachel Martin sat down with Iris recently for an interview on Weekend Edition Sunday. Among the highlights: On Sing the Delta‘s title track “That song, I wrote at a time when my mom was kind of slipping away. She …

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 …


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