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Obituary: Chas Chandler

Keith Altham, MOJO, September 1996

Eric Burdon had the temerity to scribble the new loggia he’d designed for the Animals all over my virginal blotter. Bass player Chas caught my petulant sigh and turned his attention to Eric. "Draw some big ones for him, mon; he cannae get any impression from the little squiggles." We laughed and kept on laughing over 30 years.

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