Who is Henry Rollins

Henry Lawrence Garfield (born February 13, 1961), better known as Henry Rollins, is an American musician, singer, actor, presenter, comedian, and activist. He hosts a weekly radio show on KCRW, is a regular columnist for Rolling Stone Australia, and was a regular columnist for LA Weekly.

After performing in the short-lived band State of Alert in 1980, Rollins fronted the California hardcore punk band Black Flag from 1981 to 1986. Following the band's breakup, he established the record label and publishing company 2.13.61 to release his spoken word albums, and formed the Rollins Band, which toured with a number of lineups from 1987 to 2003 (and again in 2006).

Rollins has hosted numerous radio shows, such as Harmony in My Head on Indie 103, and television shows...
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  • Jimmyc19684: 20 years ago today (17/01/02) i was watching henry rollins in the slightly odd location of whitehaven civic hall
  • Bjarnigautur: henry rollins made music? i just know him as the guy who played vanilla ice in "pop goes the weasel".
  • Seancrudden: i'm watching west of memphis. great documentary. peter jacksom and henry rollins are hero's
  • Happylilbirdie_: “loneliness adds beauty to life. it puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.” – henry rollins
  • Luisandresnieto: henry rollins & cyndi lauper "rise above" dec 10, 2019
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 by Ernest Dowson

Come not before me now, O visionary face!
Me tempest-tost, and borne along life's passionate sea;
Troublous and dark and stormy though my passage be;
Not here and now may we commingle or embrace,
Lest the loud anguish of the waters should efface
The bright illumination of thy memory,
Which dominates the night; rest, far away from me,
In the serenity of thine abiding-place!

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