My Favorite Album - Jim Lauderdale on Gram Parsons 'Grievous Angel'
On the sixth episode of My Favorite Album, host Jeremy Dylan is joined by 2-time Grammy winning Americana music icon Jim Lauderdale, who also happens to the subject of Jeremy's soon to be released documentary The King of Broken Hearts.
Jim and Jeremy discuss the classic 1974 final album from Gram Parsons - "Grevious Angel".
Along the way, they break down classic tracks including Hickory Wind and Love Hurts, discuss Emmylou Harris's vocal contribution to the album, faking a live audience in the studio, the free masons and how Jim has followed in Gram's musical and geographical footsteps.
My Favorite Album is a podcast unpacking the great works of pop music. Each episode features a different songwriter or musician discussing their favorite album of all time - their history with it, the making of the album, individual songs and the album’s influence on their own music.
Jeremy Dylan is a filmmaker from Sydney, Australia who has worked in the music industry since 2007. He has directed the feature film Benjamin Sniddlegrass and the Cauldron of Penguins and the feature music documentary Jim Lauderdale: The King of Broken Hearts, in addition to many commercials and music videos.