Country Music Hall of Fame


A Conversation with Emmylou Harris and the Hot Band

Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 02:00pm

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​In 1975, Warner Bros. recording artist Emmylou Harris gathered some of the world’s greatest roots musicians and dubbed them “The Hot Band.” That group included guitarists Rodney Crowell, and Albert Lee, steel guitarists Hank DeVito and Steve Fishell, keyboard player Glen D. Hardin, bassist Emory Gordy Jr., and drummer John Ware. The Hot Band was a force onstage and on Harris’s classic recordings, produced by Brian Ahern, in the 1970s and early ’80s. This panel features Country Music Hall of Fame member Harris, along with Ahern, DeVito, Hardin, and Ware. Presented in support of the exhibit Emmylou Harris: Songbird’s Flight. Ford Theater. Included with museum admission. Free to museum members. Program ticket required. The program will be streamed live at


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