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    A lot of small town Americana featured there, especially in the ballads.
     
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    That list is long. I really like Mark Knopfler and Tom Tetty. I love Neil Young.
     
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    Many of my favourite songwriters have been listed above, but I've got to add Richard Thompson.
     
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    Everyone who's been mentioned but there are two I didn't see and they are up there
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    Johnny Mercer
    But my all time favorite songwriter
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