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Chuck E. Weiss: Hanger-Out Is Moving Up

Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 20 May 1979

CHUCK E.'S IN business. Thanks to Rickie Lee Jones' hit single 'Chuck E.'s in Love', one of L.A.'s perennial hangers-out is emerging from the shadows of the Troubadour bar and Duke's coffee shop to claim his spot in the pop world. Chuck E.'s even hired a publicist.

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