Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley

Original Name Timothy Charles Buckley, III
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Death 29 Jun 1975 (aged 28)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered
Memorial ID 7074977 · View Source
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Folk-Rock Singer and father of the late singer, Jeff Buckley. Considered to be one of the great rock vocalists of the 1960s. In the mid-1960s, Buckley took on Herbie Cohen as his manager after Cohen heard some of his demos. Cohen got him a deal on the Elektra Record Label. He also recorded with Rhino/Bizarre, Manifesto and Asylum Record Labels. By 1966 he had released his debut album, when he was only 19. Buckley worked with such music greats as, Paul Simon, Frank Zappa, Leonard Cohen, Dan Fogelberg, Van Morrison, Jackson Browne, John Prine, James Taylor and Laura Nyro. Among Buckley's many recordings are "I Can't See You," "Wings," "Song Of The Magician," "Strange Street Affair Under Blue," "Valentine Melody," "Aren't You The Girl," "Song Slowly Song," "It Happens Every Time," "Song For Janie," "Grief In My Soul," "She Is," and "Understand Your Man."

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  • Added: 11 Jan 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7074977
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Tim Buckley (14 Feb 1947–29 Jun 1975), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7074977, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered.