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Guitarist Ryan Scott, left, and Aoife O'Donovan at WBUR (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Guitarist Ryan Scott, left, and Aoife O'Donovan at WBUR (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Aoife O'Donovan is the former lead singer of the bluegrass band Crooked Still. She just kicked off a summer-long tour in support of her first solo effort, The Peachstone EP.

The Boston native grew up in a musical family. Since a young age, Aoife been immersed in folk music, and she went on to study contemporary improvisation at the New England Conservatory of Music. Aoife has toured with the Boston Pops and the Utah Symphony Orchestra.

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  • Aoife O'Donovan, musician

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This segment aired on June 14, 2012.

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