Mark Linkous shoot himself the 6th of March 2010, at Knoxville, Tennesse. He wrote tonnes of great and evocative songs with his band, The Sparklehorse, and collaborated also with Tom Waits, PJ Harvey and John Parish.

“I’ve been trying to write really simple songs to make them sound like they’re coming out of a satellite that’s crashing into a gas giant or something”. M.L.

Seven years later italo-Scottish label Oh!Dear Records decided to celebrate an intimate moment, asking some musician friends to sing a song of the American guy, listen below.