Archive for the 'Warren Zevon' Category

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

This set has been getting a lot of play of late – New West Records’ 2007 Warren Zevon collection, Preludes: Rare and Unreleased Recordings. Spanning 16 tracks, the collection is culled from pre-1976 material that Zevon’s son, Jordan, happened upon while clearing out a storage space following his father’s death in 2003. From worked up, […]

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Warren Zevon doing Leonard Cohen…the old masters at work. While the two auteurs approach to their craft is obviously different, Cohen and Zevon were far from diametric; working the same seam, exorcising tales of the human condition — not to mention their own demons — through song. Not surprisingly, the similarities and contrasts of Harry […]

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010
Thursday, May 21st, 2009

Warren Zevon, Live 1982. Check out the improvised lyrics/howling/growling. Awesome. Cocaine’s a helluva drug… + Download DRM Free music via eMusic’s 25 free MP3 no risk trial offer ——————————————————————————————————————————

Friday, November 7th, 2008

“And if California slides into the ocean, like the mystics and statistics say it will, I predict this motel will be standing until I pay my bill.” – Warren Zevon, Desperados Under The Eaves Some artists feel inextricably linked to specific locales. Can you imagine Lou Reed hailing from anywhere other that Manhattan, or the […]