Wondering if other's here have an appreciation for this performer, his songs, either in French/Dutch/Flemish or some re-written by Rod McKuen? I have recently become obsessed, have a large number of CDs and LPs of late, and am overwhelmed. One regret is never seeing/hearing a performance. Truly overwhelming singer, writer, performer.
Ever since I saw Jacques Brel is alive and well and living in paris back in the 60's I have been a fan. Amanda McBroom has a wonder album of Brel songs including a breathtaking rendition of Carrasel Alan