There are times when it's right and proper to simply bury the dead. This is not one of those times... Gram Parsons was one of the most influential musicians of his time; a bitter, brilliant, genius who knew Elvis, tripped with the Stones and fatally overdosed on morphine and tequila in 1973. And from his dying came a story. A story from deep within folklore; a story of friendship, honour and adventure; a story so extraordinary that if it didn't really happen, no one would believe it. Two men, a hearse, a dead rock star, five gallons of petrol, and a promise. And the most extraordinary chase of modern times. Written by
It's better to burn out than to fade away.
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When Phil pulls back the sheet covering Gram's corpse in the hospital morgue, Gram's right eye visibly twitches. See more
We'll be goin' now that your sign is no longer impeding our forward progress.
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Hot Burrito #2
Written by Gram Parsons
and Chris Ethridge
Published by Rondor Music Ltd. on behalf of Irving Music Inc.
Performed by Starsailor
Licensed courtesy of EMI Recorded Music See more