Gillian Welch

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Gillian Howard Welch
Gillian Welch in 2007
Background information
Born (1967-10-02) October 2, 1967 (age 50)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Origin Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Genres bluegrass, country, folk
Instruments singing, guitar, banjo, drums, harmonica
Notable instruments
Gibson J-50

Gillian Howard Welch (born October 2, 1967 in New York City)[1] is an American singer-songwriter. Her musical style combines bluegrass, country, and folk into a style she calls "American Primitive".[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Wilkinson, Alec (2004-09-20). "The Ghostly Ones". The New Yorker. p. 78. Retrieved 2007-11-11. 
  2. Reed, James (2003-11-07). "Gillian Welch Thrives In An Old-time Niche". Boston Globe. Retrieved 2007-11-11. 

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