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LISTEN: Kim Richey Has The Mountain Stage Song Of The Week

Two women are seen on stage singing. One woman plays an acoustic guitar.
Kim Richey performs on Mountain Stage in Athens, Ohio.
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On this week’s premiere broadcast of Mountain Stage, you’ll hear performances from Bettye LaVette, Kim Richey, Keller Williams, The Langan Band, and Megan Jean’s Secret Family. This episode was recorded live at the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium in Athens, Ohio.

Our Song of the Week comes from Ohio University alum and Nashville singer-songwriter Kim Richey. Making her seventh appearance on the show, Richey performed “A Place Called Home,” which was originally released on her 2002 album Rise.

Hear Richey‘s entire set on this week’s broadcast, plus performances from legendary soul singer Bettye LaVette, jam-grass aficionado Keller Williams, Scottish folk trio The Langan Band, and Northern Appalachia supergroup Megan Jean’s Secret Family. Tune in starting Friday, May 17 on these public radio stations.

Thank you to our partners at WOUB Public Media and OHIO Performing Arts & Concert Series.

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