Gram Parsons - Fallen Angel
Gram Parsons was such a huge influence on so many artists (Ryan Adams for one and my beloved Keef (they became fast friends)) If you are not familiar with this amazing artist who died too soon, you should be. Here is the description of this video from Amazon, it says it all: "This definitive biography chronicles a Southern Gothic saga and is a fascinating look at "the Grievous Angel" and the heartbreakingly beautiful music he created. Dispelling myths that have grown to surround Gram, Fallen Angel shows us the essence of his artistry; it is a truly revealing account of his life and ongoing influence. Fallen Angel features music from Gram Parsons’ groundbreaking career with The International Submarine Band, The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, as well as his highly acclaimed solo albums. Featured interviews include Peter Buck, James Burton, Emmylou Harris, Chris Hillman, Phil Kaufman, Bernie Leadon, Avis Bartkus Parsons III, Gretchen Parsons Carpenter, Diane Parsons, Polly Parsons, Keith Richards, Dwight Yoakam, and more."
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This is a classic country rock album. If you like Beggars Banquet by the Rolling Stones, you should check it out