The Essential Memphis Library: John Prine’s made-in-Memphis debut

By Updated: April 08, 2020 8:32 AM CT | Published: April 08, 2020 4:00 AM CT

John Prine was raised in Illinois and settled in Nashville, but he recorded three of his first six albums at different Memphis studios, including his classic debut, “John Prine.”

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Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollentine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.


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