Break Up the Concrete

“We like to travel on trains,” she says. “That’s part of the whole drive: Reinstate public transportation, especially trains. Get out of the cars. Destroy all the streets and roads and bridges and dams. Just get rid of it.”

Hey, me too! Does this make me a rock star?

Sadly, no. But it does mean The Pretenders have a new cd out, & it’s called Break Up the Concrete, and you can listen to samples.

Helen Boyd

is the author of My Husband Betty and She's Not the Man I Married.


  1. Chryssie Hynde has long been a heroine of mine. I used her as a “role model” early in my transition. Now I have another reason to think she’s one of the coolest!

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