could play any instrument he picked up, and then play back a song perfectly after hearing it only once.
gets into the song-poem industry, where someone reams off stuff for cash. sees himself as a songwriting prostitute.
often goes for 30 songs at a time with no second takes.
done with this he takes days off between sessions opening up his mind with a pick and mix bag of hallucinogens
starts to wander down his own foggy path until he would only speak backwards or in riddles
dies by falling off an overpass. no one knows if it was deliberate, foul play, or an idea for a scene he had for a film.
i recommend 'general custers story remains legend' and 'do the turkey'
....''gobble gobble up...gobble down...that's to do it in this here town....do the turkey, lets do it now...if you don't know how to do it, i'll show you how''