Interview by Cliff White, Rock's Backpages Audio, Spring 1978
The Cajun swamp-pop star talks about his first hit 'Lonely Days, Lonely Nights'; his immortal 1971 cover of Chuck Berry's 'Promised Land' and its belated UK reissue; his road band and stage act; getting drafted in 1961; musical attitudes in the American South; and the way races mixed (or not) in rural Louisiana.
File format: mp3; file size: 32.8mb, interview length: 34' 12" sound quality: ****
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