"Spider" John Koerner, "Phoebe" & "Delia's Gone"
This legendary folkie proved to be a big influence on many who followed in his footsteps including Bob Dylan and Bonnie Raitt. This video provides a brief overview of his over 40-year career. My favorite line: "I quit music forever. That lasted about a year." He plays Johnny D's tonight.
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