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April 24, 2008



He was the fucking bomb.


BTW, the positive traits you describe in Wilson--average guy, not a mack or a punk or a player, but gifted with a conscience--could also be used for another incredibly talented singer: Bill Withers.

Dan E

Who he actually often reminds me of — when he's not reminding me of Lou Rawls, of course.


Nice piece. Been enjoying your stuff. We thought we'd send you a link so you could see how cool we were. All improv stoners. What else is new?
All the best

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    Dan Epstein is the author of Big Hair and Plastic Grass: A Funky Ride Through Baseball and America in the Swinging '70s and Stars and Strikes: Baseball and America in the Bicentennial Summer of '76, both published by Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press. He writes about baseball, music and other cultural obsessions for a variety of outlets and publications. He lives in Greensboro, NC, and is available for speaking engagements.