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Susan McKeown’s New York inspiration

How very modern and indicative of just how fluid music is: An Irish singer-songwriter makes a rootsy Americana album partly inspired by living in New York City.

“Then again, it might not be that modern because we’ve been coming here for years, us Irish, and making it our own,” says Susan McKeown . “I like to try a lot of different things, and this is what I’m trying at the moment.”

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