The 5 O’clock Shadow: Friday March 20, 2020
The Shadow artist’s brother is a big time wheeler and dealer in Hollywood whose clients include Leonardo DiCaprio, Martin Scorsese and an actress The Shadow artist has collaborated with on two albums.
The original artist gained fame when Linda Ronstadt covered some of his songs. He was also a member of the super group Hindu Love Gods, which was mainly just him and the guys from R.E.M.
The song describes a man who is tired of interacting with the rest of society and yearns to live out his days alone. It could also be an apt description of our current plight.