Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

David Essex: Danger In The Fairground

Stephen Demorest, Circus, 20 January 1976

"I'VE ALWAYS gone against trying to be something I'm not," says David Essex, the British pop idol who is lounging in a suite of Coventry's DeVere Hotel prior to performing for a gang of screamers half his age. "You'd get all unstuck saying 'No, I don't drink brandy... well, yeah, I do drink brandy.' I'm married and I've always said I'm married. I'm 28? I am 28."

Total word count of piece: 1704

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: