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Wednesday, April 19, 2006

Be wild, not evil: The Link Wray story

"... Tearing down the highway in some shitbox of a car while blasting Link's guitar, some little chickadee flashing an inspirational bit of leg by your side--this is one of the great pleasures of still being ambulatory. That savage sound magnifies life's melodrama to a sublime degree. The night turns blacker, the moon more luminous, even her lipstick's a deeper shade of red. One could get all cutesy and call his music Ennio Morricone by way of a three-track-shack, but that would be dumb. You can't really compare Link to anything or anybody. He was an original to the death. ..."
Be wild, not evil: The Link Wray story (A tribute by Jimmy McDonough in 6 parts) at Perfect Sound Forever.