Been a fan for years, ever since hearing Closing Time in Amsterdam in 1973 (thanks to John Bonis). Saw him in 1979 at the London Palladium. The Palladium!
Not the Hammersmith Odeon or the New Victoria.
It was perfect. Unforgettable.
Too much to say so I’ve made a scrapbook cover based on a painting I made a while back. He’s surrounded by the hardware of his industry. And a 38 Special that finished off poor old Small Change.
You can find Rita Hayworth and Schwabs drugstore plus a few memorable lines from his ludicrously image-rich songs.
Unsigned. Free postage UK.
• 20.5 mil thick poly-cotton blend canvas
• Hand-stretched over solid wood stretcher bars
• Matte finish coating