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The Mark Twain of American music: John Prine died this week, aged 73

The Mark Twain of American music: John Prine died this week, aged 73

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The Mark Twain of American music: John Prine died this week, aged 73

It's probably fair to say that we're all feeling a little raw at the moment.

Obviously, those who are working to keep the rest of us safe through this crisis are the ones we should be most concerned about, but it's virtually impossible to watch the news or read the papers without being stricken by a vague sense of existential dread.

You may not even realise you feel that way, but it's there, lurking in the back of your mind waiting for something to trigger it.