Daily Discovery: Bearheart, “Before I Die”

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ARTIST: Bearheart

SONG: “Before I Die

BIRTHDATE: 60s, 80s, 90s.

HOMETOWN: Orville, OH; Franklin, TN; Huntsville, AL; Mobile, AL


AMBITIONS: To play lots of music, all the time, everywhere.

TURN-OFFS: Hair stuck in the shower drain

TURN-ONS: Bill Murray, bluegrass and bourbon


FAVORITE LYRIC: “Come down off the cross, we could use the wood.” -Tom Waits

CRAZIEST PERSON I KNOW: He doesn’t want me repeating his name.

SONG I WISH I WROTE: Anything by Townes Van Zandt

5 PEOPLE I’D MOST LIKE TO HAVE DINNER WITH: Mel Blanc, Garrison Keillor, Bob Dylan, Stan Lee and Morgan Freeman (so he can narrate our actions).

MY FAVORITE CONCERT EXPERIENCE: My first concert: Nothin beats seeing Ted Nugent shoot flaming arrows into his guitar.

I WROTE THIS SONG: with my guitarist to shut him up about writing something to a riff he had.



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