For The Wind, an album Mr. Zevon knew would be his last, he gathered together a large group of his friends...who just happen to be musical icons, as well. He recorded this album alongside Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, Tom Petty, Ry Cooder, Dwight Yoakam, Emmylou Harris, The Eagles' Don Henley and Joe Walsh, T-Bone Burnett, and Billy Bob Thornton (okay, they can't ALL be musical icons). While his dark humour is in evidence, there are some more poignant moments: most notably, the painfully appropriate Knockin' on Heaven's Door. Dirty Life & Times Disorder in the House Knockin' on Heaven's Door Numb as a Statue She's Too Good for Me Prison Grove El Amor de mi Vida The Rest of the Night Please Stay Rub Me Raw Keep Me in Your Heart RELEASE DATE: August 26, 2003 FORMAT: CD
This is my Warren Zevon CD....I discovered Warren recently and so far love every song on every CD. This man was a musical genius. I am so sorry I did not follow him when he was alive. I just purchased the book written by his ex wife, Chrystal Zevon, I can't wait to read it. Warren died September 27, 2003 from mesothelioma. I miss him...and...I never knew him. This CD is his last one...he wrote and performed it as he was dying. M..