My NTS
Live now

Daniel Johnston

daniel johnston (do-not-use)

Daniel Johnston

Daniel Johnston has been played over 150 times on NTS, first on 29 June 2013. Daniel Johnston's music has been featured on 81 episodes.

Daniel Dale Johnston (January 22, 1961 – c. September 11, 2019) was an American singer-songwriter and visual artist regarded as a significant figure in outsider, lo-fi, and alternative music scenes. Most of his work consisted of cassettes recorded alone in his home, and his music was frequently cited for its "pure" and "childlike" qualities.

Johnston spent extended periods in psychiatric institutions and was diagnosed with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. He gathered a local following in the 1980s by passing out tapes of…

tracks
MOST PLAYED TRACKS
True Love Will Find You In The End
Daniel Johnston
Stress Records1998
True Love Will Find You In The End
Daniel JohnstonStress Records1998
Discogs
Some Things Last A Long Time
Daniel Johnston
Shimmy Disc1990
Some Things Last A Long Time
Daniel JohnstonShimmy Disc1990
Discogs
Spirit World Rising
Daniel Johnston
Shimmy Disc1990
Spirit World Rising
Daniel JohnstonShimmy Disc1990
Discogs
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
Discogs
Story Of An Artist
Daniel Johnston
Eternal Yip Eye Music2006
Story Of An Artist
Daniel JohnstonEternal Yip Eye Music2006
Discogs
Speeding Motorcycle!
Daniel Johnston, Yo La Tengo
Singles Only Label1990
Speeding Motorcycle!
Daniel Johnston, Yo La TengoSingles Only Label1990
Discogs
Tears, Stupid Tears
Daniel Johnston
Shimmy Disc1990
Tears, Stupid Tears
Daniel JohnstonShimmy Disc1990
Discogs
Joy Without Pleasure
Dan Johnston
Stress Records1988
Joy Without Pleasure
Dan JohnstonStress Records1988
Discogs
Casper The Friendly Ghost
Daniel Johnston
Not On Label (Daniel Johnston Self-released)1983
Casper The Friendly Ghost
Daniel JohnstonNot On Label (Daniel Johnston Self-released)1983
Discogs
Laurie
Daniel Johnston
Seminal Twang1992
Laurie
Daniel JohnstonSeminal Twang1992
Discogs
MORE TRACKS