Like Keith Richards

Khunrum emails: I’m listening to Keith’s Richard’s autobiography on CDs whilst I walk away the miles at 24 Hour Fitness. He reminisces about hearing Muddy Waters on record and a few years later the thrill of playing with him. I know how he felt when after reading Luke Ford online I actually met the great man and visited The Hovel? We were both thinner, younger, dyed hair. Luke showed up at the coffee house in his black suit and clod hoppers. It was like a Catholic having an audience with the Pope. I have the pics around somewhere. Thanks Luke, I must stop by again when in California and bring my dear wife who comments when she sees you online, “that guy look weird”.

Fred emails: Query whether the deterioration in Keith’s appearance since his youth is equivalent to the deterioration in Luke’s appearance.

About Luke Ford

I've written five books (see My work has been covered in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and on 60 Minutes. I teach Alexander Technique in Beverly Hills (
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