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Stewart wrote this after breaking up with Swedish actress Britt Ekland. They were married 1975-1978. Stewart said, "It wasn't totally about Britt... it could of been anybody I met in that period-and there were a lot of them." (thanks, Ant - Belleville, Canada)
The "Beardsley prints" is a reference to Aubrey Beardsley, a Victorian artist. It shows that the lady has very refined taste. Clearly, these art prints were not to Rod's taste, but the big breasted lady must have loved them. Quite sexual, but Rod likes flesh, not paper.
Tony Joe White
The writer of "Rainy Night in Georgia" and "Polk Salad Annie" explains how he cooks up his Louisiana swamp rock.
Dave Alvin - "4th Of July"
When Dave recorded the first version of the song with his group the Blasters, producer Nick Lowe gave him some life-changing advice.
Rupert crafted hits for Tina Turner, Howard Jones and The Fixx.