Acclaimed Mercury Prize and Ivor Novello Award winning singer-songwriter, James Blake, surprised his and Don’s fans with a pre-Christmas release of his version of Vincent. Don responded to the cover via Twitter, praising Blake’s talent. “Just listened to @jamesblake version of my song ‘Vincent’ and I’m struck by what an extraordinarily good musician he is.” […]
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“Vincent” as performed by Don McLean on Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountains Rise telethon in late 2016: “Beautiful Eyes”, a track from the soon to be released new album, performed by Don McLean on the same show:
Another classic song from the “American Pie” album.
Anderson McCrew was a black Dallas hobo in the late 1920s who died when he leapt from a moving train. He was found by the railroad tracks, but no one claimed him until a carnival took his body, mummified it, and toured all over the South with him, calling him “The Famous Mummy Man.” The […]
From the 1974 album “Homeless Brother” performed for 18,000 fans at an English music festival in 2008.
As relevant today as when first released in 1977.