John Grant, like Joe Cocker before him, gets by with a little help from his friends. The former leader of Denver's The Czars ensconced himself with North Texas torch-bearers Midlake in a Denton studio for his new release, relying on guitarist Eric Pulido and the rest of the group to help shape his latest solo album. And, in the process of recording the poignantly heartbreaking Queen of Denmark, Midlake also helped Grant exorcise the demons that he'd long allowed to get the better of him—thoughts that almost led to a suicidal... More >>>