Did I ever tell you about the time that one of the Andre brothers, not Peter, served me coffee and a slice of lemon drizzle cake. The cake was good!
She looked to the floor, half-smiled and mumbled a thanks, but I detected an inner eye-roll. She was clearly annoyed that I - like many others before me, I should imagine - neglected to mention any of the countless other things she’d released over the past 11 or so years which hadn’t matched her initial success.
My friend Susan told me that the lead singer of Racey had just re-wallpapered her living room. I thought she was joking.
It later turned out that she was not joking. The lead singer of the ‘Some Girls’ hitmakers is now a painter and decorator in the Bath area and he really did re-wallpaper Susan’s living room.
Apparently he did a good job.
I stood next to Peter Gabriel as he glumly thumbed through New Age books at the Nepenthe gift shop in Big Sur. Fifteen minutes later, I saw Rosanna Arquette trying on rich hippie clothes in the adjacent boutique.
by Better Yeti