Glonaabot favicon

#John Prine

John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting citing health safety

John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting citing health safety

Fiona Whelan Prine, who also contracted the coronavirus and has since recovered, told a Senate panel that allowing more people to cast an absentee ballot is cr [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to ex...→
New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’ released by Recording Academy for COVID-19 relief

New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’ released by Recording Academy for COVID-19 relief

A little over a month since his death, the Recording Academy has released a new recording of John Prine's “Angel From Montgomery."

Read full article: New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel Fro...→
  • #John Prine
Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to stream on Facebook, YouTube

Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to stream on Facebook, YouTube

“Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine” pays tribute to legendary singer-songwriter, who died April 7 from complications related to COVID-19.

Read full article: Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to strea...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘handling over this epic disaster’

John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘handling over this epic disaster’

“How sad for America the Beautiful. You have ruined the Dream for all of us,” Fiona Whelan Prine tweets after hearing Donald Trump praise himself.

Read full article: John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘han...→
John Prine raised the spirits of his guitar dealer from Chicago

John Prine raised the spirits of his guitar dealer from Chicago

‘It was uplifting to be with’ the late singer-songwriter, says George Gruhn, a U. of C. grad with a shop in Nashville.

Read full article: John Prine raised the spirits of his gui...→
The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: day 20

The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: day 20

April 09, 2020 City Life | Stay at Home... Tags: Stay at Home, COVID-19, coronavirus, P. Carl, Lore Segal, New Yorker, John Prine, The Constant, Mark Chrisler, [...]

Read full article: The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: da...→
Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s sins?

Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s sins?

The cruelty, ignorance, and incompetence of the federal pandemic response has cost the life of a beloved singer-songwriter who stood against all those things.

Read full article: Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s si...→
In this strange unfolding April, I’ll miss John Prine more than ever — and cherish his music

In this strange unfolding April, I’ll miss John Prine more than ever — and cherish his music

Steve Goodman died in 1984, and now we’ve lost Prine. When I listen to their music, I recall the places I haunted, the people I met and those I lost. I also fi [...]

Read full article: In this strange unfolding April, I’ll mi...→
John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer, Praises Caregivers

John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer, Praises Caregivers

The wife of celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine says she was able to sit with her husband in the last hours of his life

Read full article: John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer,...→
  • #John Prine
Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine, Police Checkpoints, Lightfoot Announcement

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine, Police Checkpoints, Lightfoot Announcement

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) The [...]

Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine...→
John Prine, decades into his legendary career, has never been more popular

John Prine, decades into his legendary career, has never been more popular

Late career success brings new recognition to a man with a devoted following who's long been admired by his peers

Read full article: John Prine, decades into his legendary c...→
  • #John Prine
Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died From Coronavirus Complications At Age 73

Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died From Coronavirus Complications At Age 73

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died ...→
Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of Chicago area, dies after getting COVID-19

Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of Chicago area, dies after getting COVID-19

John Prine, a Maywood native who became an ingenious singer-songwriter exploring the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in "Angel from M [...]

Read full article: Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of ...→
Review: John Prine sideman steps out as reflective balladeer

Review: John Prine sideman steps out as reflective balladeer

Jason Wilber's new album, 'œTime Traveler,' carries poignancy because of John Prine's death last month

Read full article: Review: John Prine sideman steps out as ...→
New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From Montgomery' To Support COVID-19 Relief Fund

New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From Montgomery' To Support COVID-19 Relief Fund

The New Recording Features Artists, Musicians And Engineers Who Also Are Elected Leaders In The Recording Academy

Read full article: New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From ...→
  • #John Prine
Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares Federal Coronavirus Response

Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares Federal Coronavirus Response "A Great Success Story"

Because Jared Kushner thinks things are going great, check out today's midday links: Fiona Apple interview, John Prine appreciation, working remotely, Elon Mus [...]

Read full article: Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares F...→
Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the many blessings you shared through your life and music

Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the many blessings you shared through your life and music

The closest I ever got to Grammy-winner John Prine was at the club where I bartended in Richmond in the early ‘80s.

Read full article: Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the...→
Bill Murray says John Prine's music once pulled him from a deep depression

Bill Murray says John Prine's music once pulled him from a deep depression

Bill Murray said Wednesday that late singer and songwriter John Prine’s music once helped him through a severe bout of depression after a breakup. 

Read full article: Bill Murray says John Prine's music once...→
An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Prine

An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Prine

The gifted songwriter died yesterday of complications related to COVID-19 at the age of 73.

Read full article: An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Pr...→
  • #John Prine

John Prine

The death of John Prine, a survivor of cancer who was lost Tuesday to the coronavirus, takes from us one of America's greatest troubadours of what we call the [...]

Read full article: John Prine...→
  • #John Prine
Minnesota National Guard activated to combat flooding | MinnPost

Minnesota National Guard activated to combat flooding | MinnPost

Plus: Mayor Frey declares budget freezes in Minneapolis; Duchesne Drew becomes MPR's president; locally made face masks; remembering John Prine; a bacon back-u [...]

Read full article: Minnesota National Guard activated to co...→
John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indign [...]

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indign [...]

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwri...→
Commentary: John Prine peeled back the mysteries of ordinariness for Chicago fans

Commentary: John Prine peeled back the mysteries of ordinariness for Chicago fans

Commentary: News of John Prine's coronavirus diagnosis prompted tributes from across the country. The singer died Tuesday of complications of COVID-19.

Read full article: Commentary: John Prine peeled back the m...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has died at age 73

John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has died at age 73

Prine was hospitalized 12 days ago after suffering "a sudden onset of COVID-19 symptoms."

Read full article: John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has ...→
  • #John Prine
Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Comic

Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Comic

May 27, 2020 Music » Music Blog... What would John Prine say now?

Read full article: Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Com...→
  • #John Prine

Brian Dennehy, John Prine and other notable people who died in 2020

Slideshow of celebrities and trailblazers who left their mark on society and died in 2020.

Read full article: Brian Dennehy, John Prine and other nota...→

Rest in Beats: L.A. Dance Music Champion Orlando Puerta Passes Away - LA Weekly

As the coronavirus continues to spread and take lives, losses to the music community have increased as well. John Prine, the legendary folk singer-songwriter p [...]

Read full article: Rest in Beats: L.A. Dance Music Champion...→
John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone to take coronavirus ‘seriously’ after icon’s death

John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone to take coronavirus ‘seriously’ after icon’s death

John Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona Whelan Prine, is speaking out following the death of one of country and folk music’s most influential artists. “We have no [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone t...→
John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after his death, urges all ages to take coronavirus ‘seriously’

John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after his death, urges all ages to take coronavirus ‘seriously’

John Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona Whelan Prine, is speaking out for the first time following the death of one of country and folk music’s most influential a [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after...→
Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine Dead At 73

Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine Dead At 73

Folk-country legend John Prine died today of complications related to Covid-19. The 73-year-old singer-songwriter had been hospitalized last month after showin [...]

Read full article: Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine D...→
John Prine's Gone

John Prine's Gone

Coronavirus took singer-songwriter John Prine, and the world is grieving.

Read full article: John Prine's Gone...→
  • #John Prine
Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine Dies at 73 From Coronavirus Complications

Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine Dies at 73 From Coronavirus Complications

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine D...→
U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan lockdown lifted

U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan lockdown lifted

Country and folk legend John Prine died from complications related to COVID-19.

Read full article: U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan ...→
  • #John Prine
Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine dies at 73 from COVID-19 complications

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine dies at 73 from COVID-19 complications

Singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73. His family announced his death on Tuesday night due to complications from coronavirus.

Read full article: Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine ...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting citing health safety

John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting citing health safety

Fiona Whelan Prine, who also contracted the coronavirus and has since recovered, told a Senate panel that allowing more people to cast an absentee ballot is cr [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to ex...→
Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Comic

Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Comic

May 27, 2020 Music » Music Blog... What would John Prine say now?

Read full article: Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Com...→
  • #John Prine
New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From Montgomery' To Support COVID-19 Relief Fund

New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From Montgomery' To Support COVID-19 Relief Fund

The New Recording Features Artists, Musicians And Engineers Who Also Are Elected Leaders In The Recording Academy

Read full article: New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From ...→
  • #John Prine
Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to stream on Facebook, YouTube

Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to stream on Facebook, YouTube

“Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine” pays tribute to legendary singer-songwriter, who died April 7 from complications related to COVID-19.

Read full article: Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to strea...→
  • #John Prine
Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares Federal Coronavirus Response

Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares Federal Coronavirus Response "A Great Success Story"

Because Jared Kushner thinks things are going great, check out today's midday links: Fiona Apple interview, John Prine appreciation, working remotely, Elon Mus [...]

Read full article: Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares F...→
John Prine raised the spirits of his guitar dealer from Chicago

John Prine raised the spirits of his guitar dealer from Chicago

‘It was uplifting to be with’ the late singer-songwriter, says George Gruhn, a U. of C. grad with a shop in Nashville.

Read full article: John Prine raised the spirits of his gui...→

Rest in Beats: L.A. Dance Music Champion Orlando Puerta Passes Away - LA Weekly

As the coronavirus continues to spread and take lives, losses to the music community have increased as well. John Prine, the legendary folk singer-songwriter p [...]

Read full article: Rest in Beats: L.A. Dance Music Champion...→
Bill Murray says John Prine's music once pulled him from a deep depression

Bill Murray says John Prine's music once pulled him from a deep depression

Bill Murray said Wednesday that late singer and songwriter John Prine’s music once helped him through a severe bout of depression after a breakup. 

Read full article: Bill Murray says John Prine's music once...→
Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s sins?

Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s sins?

The cruelty, ignorance, and incompetence of the federal pandemic response has cost the life of a beloved singer-songwriter who stood against all those things.

Read full article: Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s si...→
John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after his death, urges all ages to take coronavirus ‘seriously’

John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after his death, urges all ages to take coronavirus ‘seriously’

John Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona Whelan Prine, is speaking out for the first time following the death of one of country and folk music’s most influential a [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after...→
An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Prine

An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Prine

The gifted songwriter died yesterday of complications related to COVID-19 at the age of 73.

Read full article: An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Pr...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine's Gone

John Prine's Gone

Coronavirus took singer-songwriter John Prine, and the world is grieving.

Read full article: John Prine's Gone...→
  • #John Prine
Minnesota National Guard activated to combat flooding | MinnPost

Minnesota National Guard activated to combat flooding | MinnPost

Plus: Mayor Frey declares budget freezes in Minneapolis; Duchesne Drew becomes MPR's president; locally made face masks; remembering John Prine; a bacon back-u [...]

Read full article: Minnesota National Guard activated to co...→
John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer, Praises Caregivers

John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer, Praises Caregivers

The wife of celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine says she was able to sit with her husband in the last hours of his life

Read full article: John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer,...→
  • #John Prine
Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine Dies at 73 From Coronavirus Complications

Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine Dies at 73 From Coronavirus Complications

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine D...→
John Prine, decades into his legendary career, has never been more popular

John Prine, decades into his legendary career, has never been more popular

Late career success brings new recognition to a man with a devoted following who's long been admired by his peers

Read full article: John Prine, decades into his legendary c...→
  • #John Prine
Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of Chicago area, dies after getting COVID-19

Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of Chicago area, dies after getting COVID-19

John Prine, a Maywood native who became an ingenious singer-songwriter exploring the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in "Angel from M [...]

Read full article: Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of ...→
Review: John Prine sideman steps out as reflective balladeer

Review: John Prine sideman steps out as reflective balladeer

Jason Wilber's new album, 'œTime Traveler,' carries poignancy because of John Prine's death last month

Read full article: Review: John Prine sideman steps out as ...→
New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’ released by Recording Academy for COVID-19 relief

New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’ released by Recording Academy for COVID-19 relief

A little over a month since his death, the Recording Academy has released a new recording of John Prine's “Angel From Montgomery."

Read full article: New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel Fro...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘handling over this epic disaster’

John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘handling over this epic disaster’

“How sad for America the Beautiful. You have ruined the Dream for all of us,” Fiona Whelan Prine tweets after hearing Donald Trump praise himself.

Read full article: John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘han...→

Brian Dennehy, John Prine and other notable people who died in 2020

Slideshow of celebrities and trailblazers who left their mark on society and died in 2020.

Read full article: Brian Dennehy, John Prine and other nota...→
Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the many blessings you shared through your life and music

Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the many blessings you shared through your life and music

The closest I ever got to Grammy-winner John Prine was at the club where I bartended in Richmond in the early ‘80s.

Read full article: Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the...→
The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: day 20

The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: day 20

April 09, 2020 City Life | Stay at Home... Tags: Stay at Home, COVID-19, coronavirus, P. Carl, Lore Segal, New Yorker, John Prine, The Constant, Mark Chrisler, [...]

Read full article: The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: da...→
John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone to take coronavirus ‘seriously’ after icon’s death

John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone to take coronavirus ‘seriously’ after icon’s death

John Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona Whelan Prine, is speaking out following the death of one of country and folk music’s most influential artists. “We have no [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone t...→
Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine Dead At 73

Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine Dead At 73

Folk-country legend John Prine died today of complications related to Covid-19. The 73-year-old singer-songwriter had been hospitalized last month after showin [...]

Read full article: Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine D...→

John Prine

The death of John Prine, a survivor of cancer who was lost Tuesday to the coronavirus, takes from us one of America's greatest troubadours of what we call the [...]

Read full article: John Prine...→
  • #John Prine
In this strange unfolding April, I’ll miss John Prine more than ever — and cherish his music

In this strange unfolding April, I’ll miss John Prine more than ever — and cherish his music

Steve Goodman died in 1984, and now we’ve lost Prine. When I listen to their music, I recall the places I haunted, the people I met and those I lost. I also fi [...]

Read full article: In this strange unfolding April, I’ll mi...→
John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indign [...]

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indign [...]

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwri...→
Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine, Police Checkpoints, Lightfoot Announcement

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine, Police Checkpoints, Lightfoot Announcement

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) The [...]

Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine...→
U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan lockdown lifted

U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan lockdown lifted

Country and folk legend John Prine died from complications related to COVID-19.

Read full article: U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan ...→
  • #John Prine
Commentary: John Prine peeled back the mysteries of ordinariness for Chicago fans

Commentary: John Prine peeled back the mysteries of ordinariness for Chicago fans

Commentary: News of John Prine's coronavirus diagnosis prompted tributes from across the country. The singer died Tuesday of complications of COVID-19.

Read full article: Commentary: John Prine peeled back the m...→
  • #John Prine
Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died From Coronavirus Complications At Age 73

Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died From Coronavirus Complications At Age 73

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died ...→
Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine dies at 73 from COVID-19 complications

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine dies at 73 from COVID-19 complications

Singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73. His family announced his death on Tuesday night due to complications from coronavirus.

Read full article: Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine ...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has died at age 73

John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has died at age 73

Prine was hospitalized 12 days ago after suffering "a sudden onset of COVID-19 symptoms."

Read full article: John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has ...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting citing health safety

John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting citing health safety

Fiona Whelan Prine, who also contracted the coronavirus and has since recovered, told a Senate panel that allowing more people to cast an absentee ballot is cr [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s widow urges Tennessee to ex...→
Review: John Prine sideman steps out as reflective balladeer

Review: John Prine sideman steps out as reflective balladeer

Jason Wilber's new album, 'œTime Traveler,' carries poignancy because of John Prine's death last month

Read full article: Review: John Prine sideman steps out as ...→
Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Comic

Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Comic

May 27, 2020 Music » Music Blog... What would John Prine say now?

Read full article: Pande-Mix: John Prine and the Darkly Com...→
  • #John Prine
New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’ released by Recording Academy for COVID-19 relief

New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’ released by Recording Academy for COVID-19 relief

A little over a month since his death, the Recording Academy has released a new recording of John Prine's “Angel From Montgomery."

Read full article: New recording of John Prine’s ‘Angel Fro...→
  • #John Prine
New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From Montgomery' To Support COVID-19 Relief Fund

New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From Montgomery' To Support COVID-19 Relief Fund

The New Recording Features Artists, Musicians And Engineers Who Also Are Elected Leaders In The Recording Academy

Read full article: New Release Of John Prine's 'Angel From ...→
  • #John Prine
Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to stream on Facebook, YouTube

Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to stream on Facebook, YouTube

“Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine” pays tribute to legendary singer-songwriter, who died April 7 from complications related to COVID-19.

Read full article: Oh Boy! John Prine tribute show to strea...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘handling over this epic disaster’

John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘handling over this epic disaster’

“How sad for America the Beautiful. You have ruined the Dream for all of us,” Fiona Whelan Prine tweets after hearing Donald Trump praise himself.

Read full article: John Prine’s widow slams Trump over ‘han...→
Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares Federal Coronavirus Response

Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares Federal Coronavirus Response "A Great Success Story"

Because Jared Kushner thinks things are going great, check out today's midday links: Fiona Apple interview, John Prine appreciation, working remotely, Elon Mus [...]

Read full article: Early Addition: Jared Kushner Declares F...→

Brian Dennehy, John Prine and other notable people who died in 2020

Slideshow of celebrities and trailblazers who left their mark on society and died in 2020.

Read full article: Brian Dennehy, John Prine and other nota...→
John Prine raised the spirits of his guitar dealer from Chicago

John Prine raised the spirits of his guitar dealer from Chicago

‘It was uplifting to be with’ the late singer-songwriter, says George Gruhn, a U. of C. grad with a shop in Nashville.

Read full article: John Prine raised the spirits of his gui...→
Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the many blessings you shared through your life and music

Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the many blessings you shared through your life and music

The closest I ever got to Grammy-winner John Prine was at the club where I bartended in Richmond in the early ‘80s.

Read full article: Kevin Ferris: John Prine, thanks for the...→

Rest in Beats: L.A. Dance Music Champion Orlando Puerta Passes Away - LA Weekly

As the coronavirus continues to spread and take lives, losses to the music community have increased as well. John Prine, the legendary folk singer-songwriter p [...]

Read full article: Rest in Beats: L.A. Dance Music Champion...→
The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: day 20

The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: day 20

April 09, 2020 City Life | Stay at Home... Tags: Stay at Home, COVID-19, coronavirus, P. Carl, Lore Segal, New Yorker, John Prine, The Constant, Mark Chrisler, [...]

Read full article: The Reader's stay-at-home chronicles: da...→
Bill Murray says John Prine's music once pulled him from a deep depression

Bill Murray says John Prine's music once pulled him from a deep depression

Bill Murray said Wednesday that late singer and songwriter John Prine’s music once helped him through a severe bout of depression after a breakup. 

Read full article: Bill Murray says John Prine's music once...→
John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone to take coronavirus ‘seriously’ after icon’s death

John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone to take coronavirus ‘seriously’ after icon’s death

John Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona Whelan Prine, is speaking out following the death of one of country and folk music’s most influential artists. “We have no [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s wife Fiona urges everyone t...→
Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s sins?

Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s sins?

The cruelty, ignorance, and incompetence of the federal pandemic response has cost the life of a beloved singer-songwriter who stood against all those things.

Read full article: Did John Prine die for Donald Trump’s si...→
John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after his death, urges all ages to take coronavirus ‘seriously’

John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after his death, urges all ages to take coronavirus ‘seriously’

John Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona Whelan Prine, is speaking out for the first time following the death of one of country and folk music’s most influential a [...]

Read full article: John Prine’s wife Fiona speaks out after...→
An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Prine

An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Prine

The gifted songwriter died yesterday of complications related to COVID-19 at the age of 73.

Read full article: An Unearthed 2009 Interview With John Pr...→
  • #John Prine
Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine Dead At 73

Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine Dead At 73

Folk-country legend John Prine died today of complications related to Covid-19. The 73-year-old singer-songwriter had been hospitalized last month after showin [...]

Read full article: Inconic Folk-Country Legend John Prine D...→

John Prine

The death of John Prine, a survivor of cancer who was lost Tuesday to the coronavirus, takes from us one of America's greatest troubadours of what we call the [...]

Read full article: John Prine...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine's Gone

John Prine's Gone

Coronavirus took singer-songwriter John Prine, and the world is grieving.

Read full article: John Prine's Gone...→
  • #John Prine
In this strange unfolding April, I’ll miss John Prine more than ever — and cherish his music

In this strange unfolding April, I’ll miss John Prine more than ever — and cherish his music

Steve Goodman died in 1984, and now we’ve lost Prine. When I listen to their music, I recall the places I haunted, the people I met and those I lost. I also fi [...]

Read full article: In this strange unfolding April, I’ll mi...→
Minnesota National Guard activated to combat flooding | MinnPost

Minnesota National Guard activated to combat flooding | MinnPost

Plus: Mayor Frey declares budget freezes in Minneapolis; Duchesne Drew becomes MPR's president; locally made face masks; remembering John Prine; a bacon back-u [...]

Read full article: Minnesota National Guard activated to co...→
John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer, Praises Caregivers

John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer, Praises Caregivers

The wife of celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine says she was able to sit with her husband in the last hours of his life

Read full article: John Prine’s Wife Remembers Late Singer,...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indign [...]

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indign [...]

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwri...→
Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine Dies at 73 From Coronavirus Complications

Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine Dies at 73 From Coronavirus Complications

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: Grammy-Winning Music Legend John Prine D...→
Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine, Police Checkpoints, Lightfoot Announcement

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine, Police Checkpoints, Lightfoot Announcement

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) The [...]

Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: John Prine...→
U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan lockdown lifted

U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan lockdown lifted

Country and folk legend John Prine died from complications related to COVID-19.

Read full article: U.S suffers deadliest day yet, as Wuhan ...→
  • #John Prine
John Prine, decades into his legendary career, has never been more popular

John Prine, decades into his legendary career, has never been more popular

Late career success brings new recognition to a man with a devoted following who's long been admired by his peers

Read full article: John Prine, decades into his legendary c...→
  • #John Prine
Commentary: John Prine peeled back the mysteries of ordinariness for Chicago fans

Commentary: John Prine peeled back the mysteries of ordinariness for Chicago fans

Commentary: News of John Prine's coronavirus diagnosis prompted tributes from across the country. The singer died Tuesday of complications of COVID-19.

Read full article: Commentary: John Prine peeled back the m...→
  • #John Prine
Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died From Coronavirus Complications At Age 73

Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died From Coronavirus Complications At Age 73

John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in “Angel from Montgomery,” “Sam Stone,” [...]

Read full article: Famed Singer-Songwriter John Prine Died ...→
Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine dies at 73 from COVID-19 complications

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine dies at 73 from COVID-19 complications

Singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73. His family announced his death on Tuesday night due to complications from coronavirus.

Read full article: Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine ...→
  • #John Prine
Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of Chicago area, dies after getting COVID-19

Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of Chicago area, dies after getting COVID-19

John Prine, a Maywood native who became an ingenious singer-songwriter exploring the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in "Angel from M [...]

Read full article: Singer-songwriter John Prine, native of ...→
John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has died at age 73

John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has died at age 73

Prine was hospitalized 12 days ago after suffering "a sudden onset of COVID-19 symptoms."

Read full article: John Prine, folk singer-songwriter, has ...→
  • #John Prine