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The Film

The Film

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“Once you’ve seen this film, listening to a song will never be the same.”

– Lynn Rabren, Director

“You can’t get any closer to the bone than the person who created the song.”

– Joe Gilchrist, Festival Founder

“The songwriter is a rare breed. They know three chords on the guitar maybe, but in those three chords they can find a universe of expression. They can find a world of humanity within that structure.”

– Robert K. Oermann, Music Journalist

“For insiders, ‘Stories in Rhyme’ is something that shows the value of what they’ve been doing for 30-plus years now. For newcomers, it’s a taste of the magic anyone can hear, if they just learn to listen for it.”

– Lawrence Specker, AL.com