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Davis, The Flatlanders

Davis, The Flatlanders

John T. Davis lovingly reveals what made three friends from Lubbock the godfathers of alt country.

Spotlighting three legends of American music—Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and Butch Hancock, The Flatlanders recounts the band’s epic forty-year journey from a living room in Lubbock, Texas, to the release of their extraordinary long-lost demo, The Odessa Tapes.

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