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Willie Watson’s Wide World of Folk

Thursday 23rd February / presented by Caitlin Nienaber

Willie Watson looks and sounds like a man from leaner and meaner times.

The US folk musician was a founding member of Old Crow Medicine Show until he left the band in 2012 to pursue a solo career.

His first album Folk Singer Volume One followed and he caught up with Breakfast with Caitlin ahead of a visit to Australia.

Caitlin asked him how a guy who grew up in the 1990s discovered old-time folk music.

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