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RIP John Prine

Roger Bowie

It’s a sad day as we share the news of the death of John Prine, aged 73, from complications associated with the Covid 19 virus.

We knew he was sick, we knew he was frail, and we knew he was critically ill these past few days, but we hoped he would pull through.

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Not to be. We join the devastated thousands of Americana fans across the world and share our sympathies with his family.

That’s it, my next show will be totally Prine. That’s all I can do.

See the Rolling Stone report here.

Thank heaven we got to see him here last year (our review).

And when he gets to heaven…vodka and ginger ale, and a cigarette that’s nine miles long…

 

Written By: Roger Bowie Roger Bowie has been collecting music since 1964, starting with 45 rpm singles, and then building an LP and CD collection from 1970. 1.8 per week since then. Not a vast collection, but eclectic and occasionally obscure. Roger is a big Americana fan, and regularly attends AmericanaFest in Nashville, held every September. Also, he once played golf with Alice Cooper...