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Label: Sugar Hill Records
Manager: M Dottore Artist Management, Podunk Bluegrass Music Festival
Bio: Twice named Female Vocalist of the Year by the Country Music Association, Kathy Mattea carved out a role for herself in the late 1980s and 1990s as a sensitive yet energetic artist at ease both with country tradition and free-ranging innovation. In 1990, the West Virginia native won the first of... See Full BioMore Info
Kathy Mattea Country's resolutely Appalachian starWest Virginia-born Kathy Mattea (muh-TAY-a) has been one of country's top-level stars over the last three decades, building bridges to Nashville's serious songwriting community with such hits as Tim O'Brien's "Untold Stories." She has "18 Wheels and a Dozen Roses" and a few other great American anthems to her name, but after the Sago mine disaster of 2006 she began to think about something new-an album of songs about her native coal country. "Coal" was an extraordinary personal statement from an artist of Kathy's stature, and she's followed it up with more music rooted in her native Appalachia, including the bluegrass-oriented "Calling Me Home." Kathy Mattea has always been recognized as one of country's classiest acts, and she puts on a live show matched by few others in the business.Visit Kathy Mattea on the web
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