Buckley Live Album Confirmed

Disc of concert material by late singer/songwriter Jeff Buckley slated for early 2000.

A live album by late singer/songwriter Jeff Buckley is scheduled for release in January, according to a statement from Buckley's record label, Columbia. The album will be compiled from an archive of digitally recorded Buckley concerts discovered in July by Buckley's mother, Mary Guibert, according to Columbia. The album will be produced by Guibert and Buckley's former bandmates, the statement said. Jeff Buckley, son of singer/songwriter Tim Buckley, won critical raves and an avid cult following with his 1994 album Grace. Buckley drowned in a May 1997 accident. A posthumous album, Sketches (For My Sweetheart the Drunk), was released in 1998.