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Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston

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Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
K. McCarty
Producers:
Bar/None
author:
Daniel Johnston
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

Singer Kathy McCarty, formerly of Glass Eye, pays tribute to fellow Austin, Tex., musician Daniel Johnston with Dead Dog’s Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston. A sympathetic interpreter, she fleshes out Johnston’s stark recordings, unearthing veins of compassion and sadness not heard on the originals and proving Johnston is more than a primitive curiosity. A-

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