Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston Singer Kathy McCarty, formerly of Glass Eye, pays tribute to fellow Austin, Tex., musician Daniel Johnston with Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston .… Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston Singer Kathy McCarty, formerly of Glass Eye, pays tribute to fellow Austin, Tex., musician Daniel Johnston with Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston .… K. McCarty Rock
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Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston (1994)

EW's GRADE
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Details Lead Performance: K. McCarty; Genre: Rock

Singer Kathy McCarty, formerly of Glass Eye, pays tribute to fellow Austin, Tex., musician Daniel Johnston with Dead Dog's Eyeball: Songs of Daniel Johnston. A sympathetic interpreter, she fleshes out Johnston's stark recordings, unearthing veins of compassion and sadness not heard on the originals and proving Johnston is more than a primitive curiosity. A-

Originally posted Nov 25, 1994 Published in issue #250 Nov 25, 1994 Order article reprints