It will be one of those moments. You know, Where were you when you heard that a)Elvis, b)Diana died or c) the planes hitting the twin towers?
In my case:
a) Not born,
b) In bed woken by my Mum before I went to work as a waitress in a local pub and,
c) In a chemistry lab at Durham University.
So last night we were just getting into bed listening to Janice Long on the radio when the news broke. I regret to say that my instant reaction was ‘He’s done it for tax / contractual purposes’ al la Hotblack Desiato.
Michael Jackson was it has to be agreed a rather odd chap, but he did write and perform some brilliant tunes in his time. I hope that where ever he is, he is at least comfy.