Country Music Hall of Fame writer/editor Michael McCall and veteran Nashville recording artist Gretchen Peters join Dave Hoekstra to remember Texas-native singer/songwriter Jimmy LaFave, who passed away in May after a battle with cancer. They talk about LaFave’s unique, soulful vocal style and his prowess for breathing new life into songs, his “red-dirt music” connection to Woody Guthrie, the passion that led him to work all the way up to the end and what drove LaFave through his final gigs.[audio http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3363392/3363392_2017-06-09-123132.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3772.mp3]
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