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Avetts release video

Friday, May 27, 2011 – The Avett Brothers released a video Thursday in time for Memorial Day. The group covered The Prettiest Thing by David Childers.

The take is mid-tempo and softer than the typically raucous sound of the group. Seth and Scott Avett both took turns on lead vocals.


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