Lester Bangs: Ballad of a Loudhearted Man
Nick Kent, NME, 15 May 1982
"Lester Bangs is the rock critic's rock critic, a man gifted verbally in much the same way that James Brown is gifted as a dancer. As an editor of Creem, and as contributor to all manner of publications from the sublime to the sordid, Bangs is not merely notorious but absolutely legendary."
From The Rolling Stone Book Of Rock Lists by Dave Marsh and Kevin Stein.
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