Thu 9 February 2017

Emma Swift was a popular Australian radio DJ before becoming a country singer-songwriter and moving to Nashville. She tells Barry Divola about the trials of being the oldest in a family of seven kids, how a Barbie doll provided an unlikely early inspiration, and how she won her first singing competition while carrying a fake knapsack and pretending to be a swagman. Emma plays Split Enz, Cyndi Lauper, The Smiths and more.

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