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Live Review: First Aid Kit and Willy Mason at El Rey (LA), May 28, 2014

First Aid Kit
First Aid Kit at Storsjöyran by Cherie Glover

“Cosmic American Music” was a term used by the late great father of alternative country, Gram Parsons, to describe his mystical vision for a new genre of music. Well on his way to seeing this vision through, Parsons’ untimely death in 1973 put an abrupt end to his path of liberating country music from the confines of Nashville and releasing it into the stratosphere for all to enjoy. Continue reading…