The needle emits heat that destroys (ablates) the nerve, turning it “off.” Pain relief can last 12 months or longer.
But Scolnick, better known as Langhorne Slim, hails from the suburbs of northeast Pennsylvania, where he didn't get out much, he says, and was once kicked out of school.
"I’m not sure that there’s any other kind, but the songs I write are love songs," he says. Slim in advance of his July 22 show at The Independent in San Francisco.
(Click here for his full tour schedule.) The singer, battling a cold, put up with my questions about hunky bachelorhood, vegetarianism on the road, and why he named his act after his hometown.
It is said that if you go there at night, you will be chased out by ghosts and your car will have trouble starting. Reports of little girl crying and sobbing...reports of sickening feelings felt...reports of a man dressed in black....reports of cars not starting...reports of dogs with red demon eyes.
It is also said that when you are leaving you will see the gardeners ghost sitting on the steps of the church by the cemetery. This Spirit has said that 'he' is cold and forever in the confines of this building.