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Phillip Barry

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Q&A: James McMurtry on life’s dark edge, the ‘N’ word and deer hunting

Brooding singer-songwriter JAMES McMURTRY is a many faceted fella. His friendly demeanor belies a mind that produces melancholy lyrics that dwell on his impressions of a broken America.