Release Info: Chris Knox - Songs Of You & Me
incredible record from one of my favorite singer/songwriters.
chris suffered a stroke last year and there is a great compilation out for his benefit.
enjoy the above (out of print) album, and buy the one below.
In June 2009, Chris Knox suffered a life-altering stroke at his home in Grey Lynn, New Zealand. Stroke: Songs for Chris Knox is a celebration of Chris and his music. Chris Knox was instrumental in bringing New Zealand punk and alternative music to international audiences with Tall Dwarfs, Toy Love and his solo work. Jeff Mangum, Yo La Tengo, Mountain Goats, Will Oldham, Stephin Merritt, Bill Callahan, Lou Barlow, Jay Reatard, The Bats, The Verlaines, The Chills and others have donated their time & talents covering songs from Knox's extensive catalog so that all proceeds can go toward assisting Chris with his recovery.