A nice christmas present from singer James Blake. He shares with fans and lovers of a cover of a beautiful song: Vincent by Don McLean.
During concerts, this cover arranged on the setlist, but now there is also a beautiful studio version. James Blake took it this month on in the Conway Studios in Los Angeles. This version of the classic pop song consists only of the voice of Blake, and piano.
The original by Don McLean is from 1971 and was the world to be a big hit. The song is about the painter Vincent van Gogh who, according to McLean, not crazy, but sick. This close in theme to the film Loving Vincent, which this year in the cinema. During the credits of the movie was a cover of Vincent by Lianne La Havas to hear.
In the archives of the Mixed Grill are more beautiful covers by James Blake: The Sound of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel, A Case of You by Joni Mitchell and, of course, Limit to your Love by Feist.