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Filed under: Concerts and Tours , News , New Music , Exclusive Singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell 's folk opera, 'Hadestown,' has been slowly cooking for a while now. Based on the Greek myth in which Orpheus attempts to rescue his wife Eurydice from Hades' underworld, the show -- first staged in 2006 and again in 2007 -- has seen many revisions. But for the version that will be set in stone, on an album out March 9 on Righteous Babe Records, Mitchell voiced the part of Eurydice and looked to her idols and peers to fill the other storied characters' shoes.

She enlisted Bon Iver 's Justin Vernon as the voice of Orpheus and the Low Anthem 's Ben Knox Miller ....
From 'Spinner.com'
1 a.m. Tuesday 2nd March 2010 EST
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