His Name Is Andrew - David Ackles - David Ackles (CD, Album)

8 thoughts on “ His Name Is Andrew - David Ackles - David Ackles (CD, Album)

  1. Kakinos says:
    Sep 22,  · David Ackles - David Ackles (us Elektra Lp) Born: February 20, , Rock Island, IL, United States Died: March 2, // Pasadena, CA, United States Also Known As: David Thomas Ackles [birth name] Genres: Singer/Songwriter, Americana Tracklist: The Road To Cairo When Love Is Gone Sonny Come Home Blue Ribbons What A.
  2. Arale says:
    Jul 16,  · Such is life for the protagonist in David Ackles’ ‘His Name is Andrew’, which may yet be one of my funeral songs. When I first played it to my parents, after discovering Ackles through one of those ‘forgotten masterpieces’ features in Mojo magazine, they initially laughed at its grimness.
  3. Samujas says:
    Ackles was a pretty anomalous artist of his time, with a low, grumbling voice that was uncommercial but expressive, and similar to Randy Newman's. As a composer, Ackles bore some similarities to Newman, as well in his downbeat eccentricity and mixture of elements from pop, folk, and theatrical music.8/
  4. Kisida says:
    David Ackles. likes. David Thomas Ackles (February 27, – March 2, ) was an American singer-songwriter. He recorded four albums between and Describing Ackles's style in
  5. Dizilkree says:
    David Thomas Ackles (February 20, – March 2, ) was an American singer-songwriter, pianist, and child actor. He recorded four albums between and Describing Ackles' style in , critic Colin McElligatt wrote, "An unlikely clash of anachronistic show business and modern-day lyricism deeply informs his recorded output.
  6. Aragore says:
    Elton John, Bernie Taupin and Elvis Costello are Ackles acolytes the latter even championed him as perhaps the greatest unheralded songwriter of the late 60s. As a staff songwriter for Elektra and avid composer for theatre and film, Ackles developed a maverick style/5(16).
  7. Dugul says:
    Jul 22,  · David Ackles - My Name is David: Best of Continuing on with artists who've never had a proper anthology released, we come to one of my favourite singer/songwriters, David Ackles. There was a proposed compilation, titled There Is a River: The Elektra Recordings, slated for release way back in but for various reasons it never saw the light of day.
  8. Zulmaran says:
    THERE IS a cliche in rock journalism about "that difficult third album". David Ackles's third album was considered by many as his masterwork. A critique of his homeland, American Gothic contained.

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