Scorsese's and Jagger's new HBO series, Vinyl, begins with the lead character having a revelation at a New York Dolls concert.

Here's the real life story of the craziness of working with The Dolls on their second album, "Too Much, Too Soon . . ."

Lana, with a perfect combo of sardonic and compassion in her voice, says, “Killer. The session won’t be starting for a long time.”

He stares at us blankly with his mouth open, looking like he is about to drool. A paramecium had to have a better functioning brain than this dude. He scrunches up his nose, and is silent for a minute. Then says, “Ya gotta TV?”

Read it here:] Stranded in the Jungle with The New York Dolls