I had been back from living in America for a year, the country and my life were both a total mess and it was one of the worst times I ever lived through. Within 3 years I got a job labouring on a building site and started the long road to putting myself back together again.
Never Seen the Light of Day 7
Victoria-Palace 801 Tour 1977
This was taken backstage at the Victoria Palace Theatre in London when I was supporting the Phil Manzanera 801 tour. I think this was the last support tour I ever did and I don’t remember any of it. https://t.co/Nxx5vmtWs4
(I am notoriously clumsy) and after a bit the cabby said, “hey buddy, you’re bleeding” - you can just see the mark above my right eye (left in the photo) which is a place you can bleed like crazy from even the smallest ding. I managed to stem it for the shoot...
Never Seen the Light of Day 6
Manticore Publicity photo for Stories From the Human Zoo in 1976 - the door behind me is a terrace door at Griffith Park Observatory. Strangely enough, I had a taxi to take me to the shoot and hit my head on the roof of the cab getting in https://t.co/ONtpjarmUu