Hal Willner (1956-2020)

Hal Willner (1956-2020)

Shocking and disturbing news, Hal Willner, record producer,  (producer of Allen’s legendary  recordings, Holy Soul Jelly Roll, 1989’s The Lion For Real), producer of a remarkable and extraordinary range of visionary eclectic extraordinary spoken-word and music (and spoken-word-and-music) died today, from complications from the coronavirus, one day after celebrating his 64th birthday.

See announcement in Variety here
See the notice in Rolling Stonehere
See Billboardhere 
See Hollywood Reporterhere
See Pitchforkhere
More notices and more word to follow.

Here, for those not familiar with Hal is a memorable profile from John Leland, back in 2017, in the New York Times

We are stunned.


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