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Queen of the Silver Dollar: The Studio Albums, 1975–79

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  • Rhiannon Giddens and Emmylou Harris will receive honorary degrees from the University of North Carolina Greensboro during the Commencement ceremony in May. Both artists attended UNCG. "We are so proud to honor Rhiannon Giddens and Emmylou Harris not only for their amazing accomplishments and the indelible impact they have had on music, but for the way they have embodied UNC Greensboro’s motto of service,” said Chancellor Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr. “I hope that all of our students at UNCG will follow their example as they begin their own journeys and chase their own dreams.”

  • The line-up for Hardly Strictly Bluegrass has been announced, and among the performers are several artists familiar to readers of the Nonesuch Journal: Emmylou Harris, Kronos Quartet, Robert Plant, Punch Brothers, Chris Thile, and Yola. The free, annual outdoor music festival returns for the nineteenth year to San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, October 4–6, 2019. You can hear songs from all these artists in a playlist here.

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    Emmylou Harris's Queen of the Silver Dollar: The Studio Albums, 1975–79 was first released for Record Store Day 2017. It comprises her first five studio albums—Pieces of the Sky, Elite Hotel, Luxury Liner, Quarter Moon in a Ten Cent Town, and Blue Kentucky Girl—on vinyl plus a bonus 45 RPM of "Light of the Stable" and "Little Drummer Boy" from her 1979 Christmas album. The collection is in limited release of 1,000.

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on April 12, 2017 - 3:42pm
Release Date: 
Friday, May 5, 2017 (All day)
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Emmylou Harris's Queen of the Silver Dollar: The Studio Albums, 1975–79 was first released for Record Store Day 2017. It comprises her first five studio albums—Pieces of the Sky, Elite Hotel, Luxury Liner, Quarter Moon in a Ten Cent Town, and Blue Kentucky Girl—on vinyl plus a bonus 45 RPM of "Light of the Stable" and "Little Drummer Boy" from her 1979 Christmas album.

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Emmylou Harris's Queen of the Silver Dollar: The Studio Albums, 1975–79 was first released for Record Store Day 2017. It comprises her first five studio albums—Pieces of the Sky, Elite Hotel, Luxury Liner, Quarter Moon in a Ten Cent Town, and Blue Kentucky Girl—on vinyl plus a bonus 45 RPM of "Light of the Stable" and "Little Drummer Boy" from her 1979 Christmas album. The collection is in limited release of 1,000.

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558481

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 15:45
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5-LP Box Set
UPC: 
075597940381
Artist Name: 
Emmylou Harris
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