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Is Brilliant Appropriation a Contradiction? On Gillian Welch and Pastiche
25 Apr 2017 // 5:30 AM
The historical references the virtuosic instrumental work, and the stunning close harmonies all took intelligence and skill to master, but that doesn't mean that Time (The Revelator) should be beyond critique.
"Why Don't You Try Writing Your Own Songs?": 'The Bends' and Its Cover Songs
16 Apr 2015 // 9:10 PM
Three unique takes on tracks from The Bends, spanning the stripped-down acoustic to the full-fledged orchestral, represent how these songs still have the power to stun two decades later.
A Wheel Inside a Wheel: Gillian Welch's 'Time (The Revelator)'
18 Jun 2014 // 9:30 PM
Time (The Revelator) conjures a hazy post-millennial American dream of disappointment and ambition that's disturbed by what it sees and hears.
Gillian Welch: Boots No. 1
11 Dec 2016 // 9:20 PM
Gillian Welch fans will appreciate hearing the original sounds of the band.
Gillian Welch and David Rawlings: 21 August 2011 - Greenville, SC
5 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM
Welch and Rawlings may have experienced a creative drought, but they were getting better the entire time.
Pine Hill Project - "Wichita (Gillian Welch cover)" (video) (Premiere)
12 May 2015 // 8:00 AM
Americana supergroup Pine Hill Project, helmed by Richard Shindell and Lucy Kaplansky, takes on a Gillian Welch song in their latest music video, "Wichita".
Dave Rawlings Machine: 2 June 2010 - New York
3 Jun 2010 // 2:29 AM
The musically gifted, and symbiotic, Dave Rawlings and Gillian Welch led his Machine through two great sets at the Bowery Ballroom Wednesday night.