Kinky has friends in high places so there's an amazing cast of characters in his biography. They include
Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Bob Dylan, Don Imus, John Belushi, Mike Bloomfield, Lowell George, Levon Helm, Joni Mitchell, Joan Baez, Jimmy Buffett, Ringo Starr, Leon Russell, Iggy Pop, Divine, Keith Richards, Led Zeppelin, Jack Nicholson, and Nelson Mandela.
Other friends in the music industry include Dwight Yoakam, Lyle Lovett, Tom Waits, Guy Clark, Delbert McClinton, Lee Roy Parnell, Ray Benson and Asleep At the Wheel, Marty Stuart, Chuck E. Weiss, Joe Ely, Lee Roy Parnell, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Robert Earl Keen, Butch Hancock, Jesse Dayton, Corky Laing, Roger McGuinn, Robbie Robertson, and Doug Salm.
You'll read about Kinky's adventures with notable Nashville country artists including Waylon Jennings, Billy Joe Shaver, Merle Haggard, Tompall, Chuck, and Jim Glaser, Johnny Paycheck, Captain Midnight, Hank Snow, and Dolly Parton.
You'll discover the radicals and writers that played a role in Kinky's life. They include Abbie Hoffman, Hunter S. Thompson, William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Mark Twain, Joseph Heller, and Molly Ivins.
You'll also meet Kinky's political pals and opponents including Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Laura Bush, Ann Richards, Jesse Ventura, and Rick Perry.
Actors and comedians that enjoy Kinky's company include Robin Williams, Billy Bob Thornton, Will Smith, Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Dennis and Randy Quaid, Robert De Niro, Ruth Buzzi, and Cheech and Chong.