Nick Drake

Nick Drake’s mother Molly Drake made music too (listen to it)
In the case of Nick Drake, one price of that fame has been the steady stream of bootleg albums - most of them unwittingly originating from his parents, Rodney and Molly Drake, who would proudly copy cassettes of home recordings for fans who made the pilgrimage to Far Leys, the house in Tanworth-In-Arden where the Drakes lived...
Robyn Hitchcock appearing on Nick Drake tribute album (stream his cover), playing SXSW (BV day party included)
Psychedelic pop veteran Robyn Hitchock released his new album, Love from London, this week (3/5), and to follow that, he's revealed his cover of Nick Drake's "Parasite," which will appear on the upcoming tribute album, Way to Blue: The Songs of Nick Drake, which will be out on April 16 via StorySound and also features covers by Vashti Bunyan, Scritti Politti's Green Gartside, Lisa Hannigan, Danny Thompson & Zoe Rahman, and more...