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Karen Dalton, the extremely talented folk blues singer who left Oklahoma and became a major part of the growing Greenwich Village folk scene in New York City in the ’60s, only released two albums before fading into obscurity and eventually dying of AIDS at 55. Contemporaries like Bob Dylan have long championed Dalton’s work, and she’s now the subject of the new documentary Karen Dalton: In My Own Time, directed Robert Yapkowitz and Richard Peete and executive produced by Wim Wenders.

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We Are Moving the Needle, a nonprofit organization that aims to close the vast gender gap in the technical fields of the recording industry, has announced a slate of new members joining its Advisory and SoundBoard, including award-winning artists/producers Brittany Howard, Vanessa Carlton, Christina Perri, Imogen Heap, and Merrill Garbus (Tune-Yards). The new group joins founder, Emily Lazar, and previously announced members such as Brandi Carlile, Maggie Rogers, HAIM and Linda Perry, along with other prominent leaders in the recording industry, who have signed on to bolster the number of women producers and recording engineers. ‚ÄúProviding opportunities for women in […]

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