Latest Daniel Johnston News

Lana Del Rey And Mac Miller Donate Thousands To Daniel Johnston Film

26th November 2013

Lana Del Rey and Mac Miller have each donated $10,000 (£6,700) to fund a short film, starring rocker Daniel Johnston.Del Rey and Miller pledged the money to Johnston's campaign to help with the production...

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Johnston: 'My Institution Hell'

21st April 2006

Cult star DANIEL JOHNSTON was so misunderstood by his family during his teenage years, he only had to "raise his voice" to be sent to a mental hospital. The troubled songwriter spent five years as...

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Punk Supergroup Forms

5th April 2006

Veteran punks including MARKY RAMONE and THE MISFITS stars JERRY ONLY and JOHN CAFIERO have joined forces to form a new supergroup called OSAKA POPSTAR. The band, which also features BLACK FLAG rocker DEZ CADENA...

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Depressed Johnston Cancels Gig

8th August 2005

American singer/songwriter DANIEL JOHNSTON has cancelled his European tour due to depression. The troubled ALMOST GOT HIT BY A TRUCK hitmaker was due to perform at the Benicassim music festival on the Spanish coast...

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