Chris Lynch over A Large Regular just put up a post that was a reminder that the late Warren Zevon would have been 62 years old today.
There was a time back around 2000, 2001, through his death in September 2003, personally speaking, when Warren Zevon was a lifesaver. To each her/his own when it comes to music, but since Zevon had a couple sports songs -- eponymous odes to Bill Lee and the boxer Boom Boom Mancini, along with the hockey anthem Hit Somebody.
Warren might have only come to my attention since David Letterman was such a big fan and had him on Late Night and The Late Show so often. Maybe it's best just to share a few of his appearances with Dave:
The last Letterman appearance, Oct. 30, 2002:
All these years later, thanks again, Warren. Being down in Adelaide sipping Foster's in the shade sounds really good these days.