Memorabilia from Don McLean’s career will go on display for a limited time from January 12, 2018, at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville as part of the museum’s permanent “Sing Me Back Home: A Journey Through Country Music” exhibit. “Alan Stoker, Curator of Recorded Sound Collections at the Country Music […]
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.” […]
Don McLean appeared on the Andrew Marr show this morning. This is primarily a politics show and Don’s support was David Cameron, who on Friday may become Britain’s new Prime Minister. Andrew Marr’s brief interview with Don McLean has made the BBC News website front page. Don McLean talked in his usual way about writing American Pie except today […]
Don has sung three songs (And I Love You So, Addicted to Black and Vincent) on this morning’s Weekend Wogan radio show. You can see these performances and the interview on television from tomorrow by pressing the red button while tuned into BBC 1 on Sky TV. It is also available on freeview and on […]
Here is the slide show of Van Gogh paintings with a soundtrack of Don McLean singing “Vincent”. Originally posted as a storyline on our forum several years ago by abeille and put to music in our streaming music section, modern technology and youtube allow us to present the high quality ‘video’ version (requires flash).
Weathered faces lined in pain…
This tribute CD single is being released next Monday (26th Dec) in the UK and this Friday in Ireland. Track listing 1. You Raise Me Up – Brian Kennedy 2. The Long and Winding Road – Peter Corry 3. Bring Him Home/Vincent – Peter Corry/Brian Kennedy See Brian Kennedy’s website for more info: http://www.briankennedy.co.uk/hotoffthepress.html These […]