Prine, who left a classic body of the folk country, was hospitalized last month after the sudden onset of COVID-19, and received intensive care for 13 days. Prine’s wife and manager, Fiona, announced on March 17 that she tested positive for the virus after they returned from a European tour. Bob Dylan 61st anniversary shirt As a musician, Prine is admired by Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson and others, known for his ability to exploit seemingly ordinary experiences – he has written many of his classics as a postman. in Maywood, Illinois – for revelation songs that cover the whole human experience. There was smoking Hello there, about the cruel loneliness of an elderly couple; Elephant Sam Stone, a portrait of a drug-addicted Vietnamese soldier with PTSD; and Paradise, a peaceful place for his parents, home to Heaven, Kentucky, has become an environmental national anthem. Prine addressed these topics with empathy and humor, keeping an eye out for gaps in between, moments that people didn’t talk about, he told Rolling Stone magazine in 2017. Prine’s stuff is Proustian’s purist existentialism, Mitch Dylan said in 2009. Midwestern mind trips to the nth level.