How did the album come to be? Why do 'Mojo Pin', 'Last Goodbye' and 'So Real' still send chills down our spines? And what makes it remain so vital today?
With just one full-length record proper to his name, Jeff Buckley made an immense impression on music lovers everywhere but particularly here in Australia. His cover versions became the thing of legend in New York in the early '90s, before going on to write some of the most enduring songs of that decade.
That's my musical aesthetic... just this imperceptible fleeting memory.
Whether it was his inimitable, intricate, jazz-influenced take on folk rock, his expansive vocal range, or the fact that he left us far too soon, Buckley’s music still holds a powerful influence.
On Thursday August 28 on The J Files, we'll look at the music and events that inspired this legendary artist.
Tell us what makes Jeff Buckley special to you. The best responses will be added to the show and help build this J File online.