Grievous Angel: The Story of Gram Parsons

Grievous Angel: The Story of Gram Parsons

Series 1 - Episode 1

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Summary

Part one of two. Bob Harris presents a profile of the musician who founded the Flying Burrito Brothers, played with the Byrds and died in the Californian desert in 1973. In his short career he had a bigger impact than many more durable characters, and is credited with discovering the talents of Emmylou Harris as well as inspiring the distinctive sounds of Honky Tonk Women by his friends the Rolling Stones. First broadcast in 2006.
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