This album was released 20 years ago today and it still sounds like it could been recorded yesterday. ‘Grace’ is a haunting piece of work. I feel honored to have even been alive when it was composed. It pains me such an exquisite talent and beautiful soul couldn’t have stayed longer. When I first listened to Jeff Buckley thoroughly, that voice, it was like I imagined colours that didn’t exist and I thought to myself “my ears have been blessed, my psyche has been cleansed.” Rest in peace angel, thank you for filling me up with so much light.
Don’t forget to send in your tributes for the 20th anniversary! I will publish whatever it is you send. Poems, photos, thank-you message, whatever.
Perhaps part of the enigma of the late musician Jeff Buckley is that apart from the music and the photographs, little is known about him. Friends and professionals have kept quiet about their friendsh
These guys called me today from a live morning radio station in Sydney, right about the time when I was making my coffee and getting ready to set off to shoot a podcast event at the Apple store. Not the best at radio… my brain and mouth are hardly ever in sync…guess I have to learn to relax.