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David Ackles

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David Ackles

David Ackles has been played on NTS in shows including Music To Ease Your Disease, featured first on 17 March 2019. Songs played include Down River and Montana Song.

David Ackles (February 27, 1937 - March 2, 1999) was a Californian singer-songwriter of the 1960s and 1970s.

Although he never gained wide commercial success, he influenced other artists, especially British singer-songwriters such as Elvis Costello, Elton John and Phil Collins all of whom are self-declared fans of Ackles. When Collins was on the British radio show Desert Island Discs, he selected Ackles' song "Down River" as one of his eight most favorite songs. When Costello was…

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Down River
David Ackles
Elektra1968
Down River
David AcklesElektra1968
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Montana Song
David Ackles
Elektra1972
Montana Song
David AcklesElektra1972
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