Airs Friday, July 5 at 11 p.m. A look into the life and music of singer and songwriter Jeff Buckley.The tragic, but brilliant life of singer/songwriter Jeff Buckley is detailed in this new radio special celebrating his landmark album, Grace. He tragically drowned in 1997 while recording his follow-up, but his stature as an artist has grown since then from cult status to worldwide mainstream acceptance.
■ Interviews: His mother, Mary Guibert, Brenda Kahn, guitarist Michael Tighe, author David Browne, tour manager Gene Bowen, and director Laurie Trombley. Jeff Buckley interview source: 10/23/94 - Courtesy of WBCN-FM Boston and CBS Radio.
■ Music: Rare, live Jeff Buckley performances taken from the CD/DVD release Grace Around the World.