‘Live from Folk Alley’: Nanci Griffith from the 42nd Kent State Folk Festival

In honor of what would have been her 70th birthday (on July 6,) we remember the late, great folk and country singer/songwriter, Nanci Griffith with this special concert from our ‘Live from Folk Alley’ archives.

*This show was recorded at the Kent Stage in Kent, Ohio on November 15, 2008 as part of the 42nd Kent State Folk Festival. Special thanks to WKSU and Jimmie Wilson for capturing the recording.


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