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Those not familiar with Daniel Johnston’s work should know that his approach to pop songwriting is similar to Jad Fair’s, with the exception that the former suffers from serious bouts with manic depression and severe delusional behavior. That said, this pairing of these two musical savants is a successful foray into pop music as therapy. The songs tend to be about simple pleasure, and the instrumentation is sparse.

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  • With two geniuses could only leave something wonderful...
  • very dynamic duo.
  • love them they make such a great combination :-)
  • Que duplaa!
  • what i've seen is my favorite song of all-time
  • It's Spooky (2001 reissue) @ http://opachuco.blogspot.com/2011/05/jad-fair-and-daniel-johnston.html
  • I Did Acid With Caroline.
  • I had the exact same thought as tjd9. Someone should edit that out. =P
  • After a few years listening to Daniel discovered the It's Spooky album with Jad, and again, a great work!
  • wow wow wow ! ! !

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