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1) I was in sixth grade when he died. My elementary music teacher was devastated. She wrote a commemorative additional verse to "Rocky Mountain High" and made us sing it while she cried. "He's gone in the autumn of his 53rd year Going home to a place he's never been before He's left this world forever But his music will live on Every time someone shares his songs Rocky Mountain hiiiiiiiigh . . ." 2) My grandpa tells a story about how he once saw John Denver in a bar and asked him for a signature to give to his daughter/my mom. John Denver obliged. My grandpa then bought him a beer, to which John Denver said he would get the next round... "Son of a bitch died owing me a beer."
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October 12, 2017 on Stream John Denver’s Previously Unreleased Judy Collins Cover On The 20th Anniversary Of His Death
Moses Sumney is the best thing going. Here are some predictions about his EGOT career trajectory: 1) Grammy for "Best New Artist" 2) He will write and perform a badass Bond movie theme song, for which he will win an Oscar. 3) He will take over Michael Strahan's job in the now-named "Live with Kelly & Moses" TV show and subsequently win an Emmy. 4) After crashing out of the industry in fantastic fashion with a three-hour Emmy speech comprised solely of a looping riff of "Scat Man (ski-ba-bop-ba-dop-bop)," he gets a job as an usher in a Broadway theatre. His talents at ushery are so great, a new Tony category is invented and awarded to him.
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August 10, 2017 on Moses Sumney – “Quarrel”
As far as I'm concerned, Johnny Cash was pretty good at music.
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February 12, 2014 on Johnny Cash – “I’m Movin’ On” (Feat. Waylon Jennings)
Does Arcade Fire have a new album coming out or something?
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September 12, 2013 on Win Butler Apologizes For Austin Reflektor Graffiti
When I hear "Blurred Lines," this is what I hear:
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June 26, 2013 on Vote For The Song Of The Summer 2013
Heartbreaking note, or new album title?
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November 21, 2012 on Read Fiona Apple’s Heartbreaking Note About Her Sick Dog
Exile On Yeah Who Gives A Shit
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July 16, 2012 on Green Day – “Oh Love”
Good thing replying.
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July 12, 2012 on Watch James Murphy On Fallon