Re: RARA-AVIS: Could the real Men in Black stand up?

From: Mark Sullivan (
Date: 14 Sep 2003

Kevin wrote:

"Zevon and Cash were the real deal, grown-ups who didn't have to resort to drunkenly waving their weenies around to show how "cool" or rebellious they were. They all went through their tailspins, but Zevon and Cash persevered, and came out stronger. It's hard to imagine Morrison ever pulling out of his dive -- he actually believed his own press too much."

So Morrison was the James Ellroy of hardboiled music?

For the record, I am greatly exaggerating for attempted comedic effect.


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