Legends of Rock Final Countdown: Son of a Russian gangster and lifetime sufferer from various compulsive disorders, Warren Zevon http://www.chutzpahmag.com/archives/2165 learned to play the piano under no less than Igor Stravinsky. Zevon prospered as one of rock’s great singer/songwriters known for his often dark, slightly humorous and always sardonic take on almost everything. Check out some of his top hits including Lawyers, Guns and Money: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5puAN1PGQw, Poor Poor Pitiful Me: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2ke-b8_hHU&feature=related, and Excitable Boy: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uJefPK_UkdM&feature=related. Be sure to read more about all of our favorite rockers in Chutzpah magazine’s Jews of Rock, Part 2.
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