“The next couple of days your desk is piled up with all the great R and B records of the past, including a few original things which will knock everyone out. And then, right smack between all that sweet confusion, all the empty and grotesque coffee containers and crushed cigarette butts, it was there. I mean pow!” —Bert Berns (1929-1967)
Smart has always been Indie. Mr. Mountain Goat. Darkness takes many forms.
One of the finest writers working today. His Room Full of Mirrors, about Jimi Hendrix, is brilliant.
Even dead, Johnny Cash is more badass than most of the so-called “living.”