Lowell George was born on this day 70 years ago. He’s been gone longer than he lived, but his music can still make young folks get up and boogie. Here he is with Little Feat on the BBC’s Old Grey Whistle Test performing “Fat Man in the Bathtub” in 1975.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
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