As the muscle-bound lead singer of Black Flag and Rollins Band, Henry Rollins cultivated a following for his intensity and him-against-the-world musical onslaught. But with his music career nearly 20 years in the rearview, Rollins has a different priority than aggressive on-stage catharsis.
“What kind of goodness can I do,” he said. “At my age, between being in my 60s and COVID, my options are severely limited. What can I do with my life? I can be good. That’s a good reason to get up in the morning.”