The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4860   Message #775530
Posted By: JJ
02-Sep-02 - 09:38 AM
Thread Name: Origin: Mercedes Benz (Janis Joplin)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Oh Lord won't you give me a Mercedes
Quite possibly the only pop song co-authored by a Beat poet ("Dark Brown") and playwright ("The Beard") whose sexually explicit work seemed to raise the authorities' hackles wherever he went.