Americana Music News – Like all John Prine fans, we rushed to our local music establishments on Record Story Day in 2015 hoping to score the exclusive Prine album “September 78” capturing a performance at Park West in Chicago. No luck. There were just 2,000 pressed.

Searches on EBay were maddening as the album soared from $30 to $50 to $150. We love John, but $15 a song seemed a little steep.

Now comes the good news that Oh Boy Records will be releasing this rare album in CD and digital formats this month. The MP3 pre-order price is $7.99 on Amazon and John’s site has the Cd for $8.99. Here’s a sample: