Sun, Aug 25|
Jeff Buckley "Grace" 25th Anniversary
Listen to lead-up music related to this amazing LP. Then enjoy the entire album on the best hi-fi stereo in KC, brought in exclusively for the show.
Time & Location
Aug 25, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Waldo Pizza, 7433 Broadway St, Kansas City, MO 64114, USA
About The Event
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August brings us the 25th Anniversary of Jeff Buckley's tragically amazing lone studio album, "Grace". The album initially had very low sales and received mixed reviews, finally peaking at number 149 in the U.S. Over the years, and after Jeff's untimely accidental death, "Grace" acquired critical acclaim and commercial success, with over 2 million copies sold worldwide and identified by musicians and music-lovers as one of the greatest albums of all time.
Rolling Stone - No. 303 on the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time
Mojo - No. 1 Modern Rock Classic of All Time
Q Magazine 13th Greatest Album of All Time
Australian Broadcasting Corp. - Australia's Second Favorite Album
VH1 - No. 73 on its "100 Greatest Albums of Rock & Roll" list
The Grace version of "Hallelujah" was ranked No. 259 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 greatest songs of all time.
David Bowie considered "Grace" to be the best album ever made, saying it would be at the top of his ten "Desert Island Records."
Jimmy Page said "Grace" was close to being his "favorite album of the decade"
Bob Dylan called Buckley "one of the great songwriters of this decade"