Gram Parsons

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I was fool enough to try to run alongside of him and keep up. That was a tall order. I remember on that European tour – the Survivors in the 80s [Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis] – I set my sight on Jerry Lee. I called him Uncle Gerald. I thought, I want to keep up with Uncle Gerald or see if I can.' I had to surrender after three days. I cannot keep up. How does he do this? We're years apart in age.feedback
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Jul 14 2017
Gram Parsons has most recently been quoted in an article called Marty Stuart on Country Music's Long History of Popping Pills. Gram Parsons said, β€œIt was just a part of the culture, the young musicians' culture. I was drawn to it, and it looked romantic to me. Hank Williams did it. Johnny Cash did it. So it must be cool. I was more into downers than I was uppers, and valium worked. The old guys on the bus took valium to sleep and I thought, Oh that's wonderful.' But valium worked different on me. After I took valium I'd want to stay up for two days and write songs and sing and talk to people. I don't have many regrets in my life. But I have one. I would have stayed sober all along.”. Gram Parsons has been quoted a grand total of 2 times in 1 article.
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