Library Rock's Backpages

Rod Stewart: Rod Forsaken

Philip Norman, The Sunday Times, 2000

DECEMBER 1973. It's the time of the Middle East oil crisis; the miners' strike that they got away with; the national three-day working week; constant power cuts; ubiquitous candlelight.

Total word count of piece: 4108


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.