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Warren Zevon

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Born: Jan 24, 1947 in Chicago, IL
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Died: Sep 7, 2003 in Los Angeles, CA
Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: 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 ...Read full biography
Warren Zevon
Released: 1976
Label: Elektra Asylum
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Warren Zevon was a ten-year music industry veteran who had written songs for the Turtles, backed up Phil Everly, done years of session work, and been befriended by Jackson Browne by the time he cut his ...Read full review
Sentimental Hygiene
Released: 1987
Label: EMI Music Distribution
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After a rather well-publicized fall off the wagon following the release of The Envoy, Warren Zevon went five years without releasing an album, but his time in the woodshed seemed to have done him good, ...Read full review
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