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Henry Rollins in town

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Too bad he is not perofrming music. His spoken word stuff is cool, but I prefer his belting out lyrics with a band.

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Is it going to be spoken word for certain? He has some pretty good nihilistic dark comedy routines too.

 

I put my fist through the door

I hate myself for you

 

I love you

 

Suspicion rules my very soul

My knife is sharp, my thoughts are cold

 

henry.jpg

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Uh, yeah, spoken word (link to official Rollins tour date page)

 

I've only read a couple of his books (See a Grown Man Cry, Now Watch Him Die; Eye Scream). Comes across as a violent, angst-ridden, cop-hating (but literate) misogynist misfit. Contrasts sharply with his spoken word work where he expresses his ability to articulate thoughtful perceptive commentary on the world. Calls himself an 'aging alternative icon'.

 

I believe a lot of his books serve as catharsis or self-therapy to release frustration at a seemingly senseless world.

 

Surprisingly, the man maintains a sense of humor throughout it all despite having the ability to see the 'skeleton' beneath the skin.

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Pretty spendy for just a spoken word deal.
CHHAAAA he is henri ROLLINS... punk omega.

 

Black Flag played the EMU in Eugene in like '86 I think and were aske dto NEVER come back cry.gifcry.gifcry.gif

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