Tuesday, January 24, 2006

...I Think I'm Sinking Down...

January 24, 1947
Chicago

Future singer-songwriter, and mythologizer of a uniquely seedy '70s noir L.A., Warren Zevon is born today.

1 comment:

Nathan said...

Well, I pawned my Smith Corona
And I went to meet my man
He hangs out down on Alvarado Street
By the Pioneer chicken stand


"Carmelita"

http://home.comcast.net/~gr8tvfx/PCS/Pioneer_Chicken_Stand.html

Or maybe he meant the Pioneer on Echo Park, just north of Sunset, across from the House of Spirits? At least that one still stands.