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Brand New Bag: Artistic former Augustans, songwriters and other musings




There is a sort-of joke, told and retold, that people never really leave Augusta. The town, as it is told, always seems to find a way to re-attract its most wayward sons and daughters back to these familiar environs. In many cases it is true and, in the creative community in partic...

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  1. Coming back to Augusta has been an eye-opening experience for me. The level of sophistication of the artists working here and overall embrace of the arts community has been both humbling and surprising for this fellow who said more than once that he’d never go back to Augusta. There’s still room for improvement – there always is – and bringing locally born and bred talent back to the city, if only for a visit, could only help expand our horizons.

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