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25 Years Of Grace: Christopher Dowd On His Friend Jeff Buckley

To celebrate today’s 25th anniversary of Jeff Buckley’s masterpiece Grace, we are proud to present you with a chapter from the forthcoming deluxe coffee table book 25 Years Of Grace. in this selection, Christopher Dowd talks about his friend and roommate Jeff, offering a touching and intimate look at the young man before he became a mythological, doomed soul.

Song Of The Day: Jeff Buckley, “Dream Brother” (Live In Chicago)

Taken from the Columbia/Legacy Recordings release, Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, May 13, 1995.

John Cale: Fragments Of A Rainy Season (Domino)

John Cale’s 1992 live album, Fragments Of A Rainy Season, was an experiment in performing his material in true solo fashion–him onstage, alone with just his guitar or piano. It was a calculated risk, and one that resulted in one of his finest albums to date.

Tim Buckley: Wings: The Complete Singles 1966-1974 (Omnivore Recordings)

Wings compiles the complete singles discography of doomed musician Tim Buckley. He wasn’t a singles artist–his most beloved songs don’t appear here, as they were album cuts–this collection does a fair job of covering most of the stylistic twists and turns of Buckley’s too-short career.

3AM Eternal: Jeff Buckley “So Real” (1994)

The first single from the doomed Jeff Buckley’s sole album, “So Real” served to pique the interest of the music-buying public with a unique, haunting love song.