Daniel Johnston

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An all-star band of musicians will join cult favorite Daniel Johnston for a live session in our studio. Ben Lee is the bandleader and will be joined by Mike Watt, Maria Taylor, Joey Waronker, Guy Blakeslee and members of the the Silver Lake Chorus to play a handful of Johnston's songs.

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KCRW photos by Larry Hirshowitz

Episode photo by Jackie Young






Rachel Reynolds

Daniel Johnston – Lead Vocals
Mike Watt – Bass
Ben Lee – Acoustic Guitar, Vocals
Guy Blakesee – Electric Guitar, Vocals
Maria Taylor – Piano/Keys, Background Vocals
Joey Waronker – Drums
Lucius (Jess Wolfe & Holly Laessig) – Background Vocals

Silver Lake Chorus:
Heather Ogilvy, Kel Pritchard, Jen Daking, Erin Rye, Miles Hartfelder, Nicholas Pasqua, Ben Fordham, Sam Breslin, Michael Wells

Technical Support:
JC Swiatek – Recording Engineer
Kenny Field – Sound Intern
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