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A Concert and Interview with Marcia Ball

The singer and pianist has a new CD titled "Sing It" on Rounder Records. It features her with Tracey Nelson and Irma Thomas. She has been compared with Fats Domino, Professor Longhair, Dr. John, Leon Russell, and, Jerry Lee Lewis. She's been called the bayou queen of the piano. Her latest solo album came out last year on Rounder. "Let Me Play With Your Poodle." The concert was recorded in September in Austin, Texas as a benefit for the public radio station KUT.

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Other segments from the episode on November 3, 1998

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 3, 1998: Interview with Marcia Ball; Interview with Tracey Nelson and Marcia Ball.

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