Tuesday, July 2, 2013
Pete Best, Times 2
NYT story coming this Sunday in the Magazine, just up online. Guitarist (behind Cobain, left) who was kicked out of not only early Nirvana, but Soundgarden, too. Then went on to be a war hero. And more. "What Everman did afterward put him far outside the category of rock’n’roll footnote. He became an elite member of the U.S. Army Special Forces, one of those bearded guys riding around on horseback in Afghanistan fighting the Taliban."
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