World Cafe, July 2, 2005 · John Prine, an acclaimed singer/songwriter, visits with host David Dye and performs. His new album is Fair and Square, his first release in nine years. Prine talks about how fatherhood and illness have affected his career.
Carole, who listens to WMEA in Maine.
"In front of the Big Top Deli in Brunswick, Maine, I waited to hear John Prine finish singing his new song "Some Humans Ain't Human" before I went in to order lunch. I had not known that his wife was Irish or that his family spent summers in Galway... Fascinating bit of backstory on a great singer/songwriter."