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Today I am told that all four Beatles went to see Donovan perform at the Saville Theatre in London. A pretty big vote of confidence for the Scottish troubadour, who was a Beatles fellow-traveler for many years but has seemingly been relegated to the margins of music history.

Those of us who know know that Donovan is one of the greats. I’m a particular fan of “Sand and Foam,” “Celeste,” and “Barabajagal,” but there are many more terrific songs in his catalog.

50 years later, Donovan is still at it — he posted this tribute to Leonard Cohen just a couple days ago: