Thistle Thursdays: Live Music With Doug Seegers

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Thistle Thursdays: Live Music With Doug Seegers
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It's just your typical Music City story. A frequently homeless, 62-year-old singer-songwriter-guitarist gets discovered at a Nashville food pantry by a Swedish country music star, who helps him from the streets to superstardom in a country best known for Abba's "Dancing Queen" and the like.

"What's Abba?" asks Doug Seegers, in a voice free of irony.

Seegers isn’t much into pop music. He grew up on the hard-country sounds of Hank Williams, and came to adore the heart-first country-rock that Gram Parsons made with the assistance of young harmony vocalist Emmylou Harris.
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By: Thistle Stop Cafe