Posted at 10:23 PM on March 4, 2009
by Gillian Martin
I'm always looking for stories that "humanize" famous musicians, that remind me that they, too, have the joys and hassles of everyday life with which to contend.
It took enormous courage when my father, at the age of 40, took the decision to give up everything and leave... And to [my parents'] enormous credit, when we were leaving they kept everything incredibly normal and uncomplicated. I didn't really know what was going on, because I was so completely taken care of.
Read more about it here.