For no obvious reason, I woke up with Robin Trower music in my head. Here’s his most distinctive contribution to Procol Harum during his years with that group, “About To Die.”

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.