Billy Warden's five pieces of advice to his teenage daughter, Rae Warden's band, hang in the family's basement where the band practices in Raleigh.
Billy Warden's five pieces of advice to his teenage daughter, Rae Warden's band, hang in the family's basement where the band practices in Raleigh. Juli Leonard jleonard@newsobserver.com
Billy Warden's five pieces of advice to his teenage daughter, Rae Warden's band, hang in the family's basement where the band practices in Raleigh. Juli Leonard jleonard@newsobserver.com

A dad’s 5 pieces of advice to his daughter’s first band

March 07, 2016 06:00 AM

UPDATED March 07, 2016 11:18 PM

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