Library Rock's Backpages

I Ask The Questions: Meat Loaf

Sylvie Simmons, Mail On Sunday, 1996

A DUSTY abandoned cinema in London. There are cobwebs and chandeliers. There is a large man on a balcony in a tuxedo and American tan tights-coloured pancake, being romatic. Dozens of workmen stand around in motorway repairman fashion with their hands in their pockets, watching two people twiddle things and say ‘cut'. Meat Loaf is making a video.

Total word count of piece: 976


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.