Alex Chilton on WLYX Memphis 1975. This is part of what we love about him.
My friend John pointed me toward this on Saturday when we were in Kay’s Bar in Edinburgh, feeling very out of place among the gold-top milk reared clientele.
A colleague had asked John what he was doing at the weekend and when told he was meeting me in a bar had apparently said “Ah! Boozy Mate!”
“That’s what you’re known as – Boozy Mate.” crowed John, making a point.
“Am I more deserving of that description than any of your other mates?” I asked defensively.
“I haven’t got any other mates” was the reply…