The Kindred Spirit was a folk trio featuring Deborah McColl, Thom Tollerson and Phil Rolleston. Deborah McColl today is a Psychotherapist. She is also a singer-songwriter and guitarist. Many people know McColl as the original “Reeferette.” Deborah McColl was the first backup vocalist for Jimmy Buffett’s Coral Reefer Band from 1978-1981 and appeared on 5 of his albums and co-wrote two of his songs.
As a recording artist she released her solo album “Naked in the Garden.” This interview with Deborah McColl was recorded the night before the 40th anniversary reunion concert of The Kindred Spirit folk trio.