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Daniel Johnston

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Daniel Johnston

Daniel Johnston has been played over 20 times on NTS, first on 29 June 2013. Daniel Johnston's music has been featured on 21 episodes.

Daniel Johnston (b. January 22, 1961 in Sacramento, California) is a prolific American singer-songwriter and artist. He has been classified as an outsider musician.

His songs are typically painfully direct, and often display a disturbing blend of childlike naïvete with darker, "spooky" themes. Johnston's singing voice is rather high-pitched, and his performances often seem faltering or uncertain; pitchfork writes that Johnston's recordings range from "spotty to brilliant". He also draws and paints; he is a cult comic book artist and his illustrations…

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True Love Will Find You In The End
Daniel Johnston
Shimmy Disc1990
True Love Will Find You In The End
Daniel JohnstonShimmy Disc1990
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It's Spooky
Jad Fair, Daniel Johnston
Jagjaguwar2001
It's Spooky
Jad Fair, Daniel JohnstonJagjaguwar2001
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Walking The Cow
Daniel Johnston
Not On Label (Daniel Johnston Self-Released)1983
Walking The Cow
Daniel JohnstonNot On Label (Daniel Johnston Self-Released)1983
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Some Things Last A Long Time
Daniel Johnston
Shimmy Disc1990
Some Things Last A Long Time
Daniel JohnstonShimmy Disc1990
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My Life Is Starting Over Again
Daniel Johnston
Eternal Yip Eye Music2008
My Life Is Starting Over Again
Daniel JohnstonEternal Yip Eye Music2008
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Some Things Last A Long Time
Daniel Johnston feat. Kramer
Shimmy Disc Europe1990
Some Things Last A Long Time
Daniel Johnston feat. KramerShimmy Disc Europe1990
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The Dream Is Over
Daniel Johnston
Shimmy Disc1991
The Dream Is Over
Daniel JohnstonShimmy Disc1991
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Crazy Love
Daniel Johnston
Atlantic1994
Crazy Love
Daniel JohnstonAtlantic1994
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Danny Don't Rapp
Daniel Johnston
Not On Label (Daniel Johnston Self-released)1983
Danny Don't Rapp
Daniel JohnstonNot On Label (Daniel Johnston Self-released)1983
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Live And Let Die
Daniel Johnston
Stress Records2000
Live And Let Die
Daniel JohnstonStress Records2000
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