The Life You Give: Warren Zevon *1947

Few of rock & roll's great misanthropes were as talented, as charming, or as committed to their cynicism as Warren Zevon. A singer and songwriter whose music often dealt with outlaws, mercenaries, sociopaths, and villains of all stripes, Zevon's lyrics displayed a keen and ready wit despite their often uncomfortable narrative circumstances, and while he… Continue reading The Life You Give: Warren Zevon *1947

The Life You Give: Neil Diamond *1941

Neil Diamond, born Neil Leslie Diamond on January 24, 1941, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A. is singer-songwriter who began his career writing pop songs for other musicians and then launched a solo recording career that spanned more than five decades.Diamond’s interest in music began at age 16, when he obtained his first guitar. After graduating from… Continue reading The Life You Give: Neil Diamond *1941