LACY J. DALTON REHABILITATES 20 YEAR TO LIFE INMATES WITH SONGWRITING CLASSES

Lacy J. Dalton 07.05.17

National Endowment for the Arts Helps Fund California Prison Program
One of the biggest hits from Country singer Lacy J. Dalton was 1981’s “Everybody Makes Mistakes.” The singer knows that a slip-up in life shouldn’t be the final straw – that true survivors know how to pick themselves back up again. Dalton is bringing that message to inmates at High Desert State Prison in Susanville, California. Each year, from September to June, Dalton – whose other hits include “16th Avenue” and “Black Coffee” - and her band leader, Dale Poune teach songwriting, beginning and advanced guitar, as well as rap to students who are serving sentences at the institution...

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