This article is so good that you really ought to read the whole thing. Indeed, I can’t even pick out just one passage to quote.
Perhaps the only thing that I can add is a link for the artist that Finley mentions. Below are “Gin Lane” (what Williams is now) and “Beer Street” what we all want Williams to be.
Maybe its just me, but I could swear that a couple of my old roommates are pictured in the above . . .