In March a tornado hit Nashville and David Rawlings and Gillian Welch found themselves rescuing boxes of 20-year-old archived tapes from their studio. Then, they wondered, should they release these saved songs? The answer was a resounding YES and thus 3 volume set called Boots Number 2—The Lost Songs was born. Hear all about it on the next World Cafe.
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(Photo: Gillian Welch And David Rawlings - Henry Diltz/Courtesy of the artist)