Jackson Browne releases his 9th on February 18, 1986. Rolling Stone’s Jimmy Guterman praised the album because of Browne’s “new-found ability to link the personal to the political …” Me? It’s just a damn fine album.
Going to a 7-Eleven in the middle of the night and hearing the clerk whistling one of my songs – that’s my idea of a great cover version.”Zevon
Townes Van Zandt once praised Olney by saying, “Any time anyone asks me who my favorite music writers are… I say Mozart, Lightnin Hopkins, Bob Dylan and Dave Olney. Dave Olney is one of the best songwriters I’ve ever heard – and that’s true. I mean that from my heart,”
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