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There are a lot of ways this can be interpreted, but it appears to be a sympathetic message to a friend - possibly the band's guitarist Paul Kossoff. Kossoff had drug abuse problems, so he had one foot in "The wishing well," meaning "One foot in the grave." Kossoff died from a heart attack on March 19, 1976 on a Los Angeles to New York Flight.
Excluding the 1991 remix of "All Right Now," this was the last of Free's 3 UK Top-10 hits. (thanks, Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England, for above 2)
John Lee Hooker
Into the vaults for Bruce Pollock's 1984 conversation with the esteemed Bluesman. Hooker talks about transforming a Tony Bennett classic and why you don't have to be sad and lonely to write The Blues.
As a 5-year-old, Brandi was writing lyrics to instrumental versions lullabies. She still puts her heart into her songs, including the one Elton John sings on.
Martyn Ware of Heaven 17
Martyn talks about producing Tina Turner, some Heaven 17 hits, and his work with the British Electric Foundation.