This blog’s namesake interview recap via Hank Shteamer/Dark Forces.

Dark Forces Swing Blind Punches: Hooray for Herbie // Un-Will-ing.

Check this quote from Spellman’s intro: “But what a frustrated career. Here was a personable, clean-living artist who was rejected at every turn although everybody knew that he was a master. I did not know him intimately, but the disillusionment in his face, voice and demeanor those few times I did meet him, in his last years, could not have been more apparent had I known him all my life.”