Singer, song-writer, Loudon Wainwright III's recording career spans nearly 40 years and "...he has not only retained his sharpness of wit but has also learned to cut with greater skill" (The New Yorker). Wainwright tells it like it is, drawing upon his own life experiences. With tunes such as "Dead Skunk," "Cardboard Boxes," and "Unhappy Anniversary," you'll glimpse Wainwright's brutal honesty from the first note to the last. Loudon Wainwright is a superb singer, song-writer whose closely observed, poignant but humorous songs really can make you laugh and cry - often within the same song. He is one of the greatest song-writers alive.