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Arthur Russell

Kris Needs, MOJO, May 2010

"I'VE GOT so much to do. All the music in the world," wrote Arthur Russell to a San Francisco friend after arriving in New York in 1973, gently placing himself in the eye of the barrier-crumbling musical hurricane which would rage in the city for the next decade and beyond.

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