R.I.P., John Prine

John Prine, one of America’s greatest folk artists, has died at age 73 of complications of coronavirus. I’ll miss him and his music very much. Here’s one of his last songs.


  1. […] It’s true that Gauthier’s albums have reflected her difficult lifeexperiences—including abandonment by her mother when she was a child, struggles related to being gay, and years of alcohol, cocaine, and heroin addiction. Moreover, there are sad songs on the new Dark Enough to See the Stars, including “How Could You Be Gone,” which reportedly concerns the loss of such friends as John Prine and Nanci Griffith. […]


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