Hear Gary Lucas talk about his new book Touched By Grace: My Time with Jeff Buckley, as well as performing a solo set featuring songs from his musical collaborations with the likes of Jeff Buckley, Captain Beefheart, and Beyond. A world-class guitarist, Grammy-nominated songwriter, and composer for film and TV, Gary Lucas has released over 20 acclaimed albums and his credits include co-writing and playing on his late musical partner Jeff Buckley's anthems 'Grace' and 'Mojo Pin', from the double platinum Grace album, and earning his spurs as featured soloist with Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band.
A list of artists Gary has collaborated includes the likes of Leonard Bernstein, Jeff Buckley, Captain Beefheart, Lou Reed, Nick Cave, John Cale and Bryan Ferry. This Year Gary recently performed two concerts with the 60 piece Metropole Orchestra at the Paradiso Amsterdam - The Music of Jeff Buckley and Gary Lucas, and The World of Captain Beefheart featuring vocalist Nona Hendryx.
"One of the best and most original guitarists in America...a modern guitar miracle” (Rolling Stone)