Don't carry me too far away.
October 4, 2005 1:35 PM Subscribe
Paul Pena has died.
Recognizable mostly as the subject of Genghis Blues
, his incredible success teaching himself Tuvan throat singing
will hopefully not be completely overshadowed by having written Steve Miller's hit "Big Old Jet Airliner." His early recordings, which never caught on (or necessarily came out), earned him favorable comparisons to Hendrix, and are available at his website