John Denver: Country Boy Airing on PBS in March
The documentary, premiered on BBC Four in 2013 in recognition of what would have been Denver’s 70th birthday. The one-hour film features interviews with many important figures who knew Denver best, including his widow Annie Denver, producer Milton Okun, manager Jerry Weintraub, musicians James Burton and Paul Prestopino, and many others.
“Country Boy” will also be available on DVD as a thank-you gift for PBS’ pledge drive. Also available as a PBS thank-you is “All of My Memories: The John Denver Collection.” On November 4th, 2014, Legacy Recordings released”All of My Memories: The John Denver Collection.” This deluxe 90-song, 4-CD box set, representing virtually every one of the studio and live albums Denver recorded in his lifetime, encompasses hit singles and signature album tracks, demos, promotional rarities, limited edition and private pressings, and a total of six previously unreleased tracks. The set is truly a comprehensive overview of his more than three decades of recording.