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Donovan

Donovan
Born: May 10, 1946 in Glasgow, Scotland
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Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock, World
Biography: Upon his emergence during the mid-'60s, Donovan was anointed "Britain's answer to Bob Dylan," a facile but largely unfounded comparison which compromised the Scottish folk-pop troubadour's own unique vision. Where the thrust of Dylan's music remains its bleak introspection and bitter realism, Donovan ...Read full biography
Wear Your Love Like Heaven
Released: 1967
Label: Epic
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Separately released in the U.S. as the pop record from 1967's double-LP A Gift From a Flower to a Garden, Wear Your Love Like Heaven stands on its own as one of the brightest, most pleasant works Donovan ...Read full review
A Gift from a Flower to a Garden
Released: 1967
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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Rock music's first two-LP box set, A Gift from a Flower to a Garden overcomes its original shortcomings and stands out as a prime artifact of the flower-power era that produced it. The music still seems ...Read full review