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My grandfather, who was the leader of a brass band, used to say to me [drops into thick Black Country accent], ‘I am what I am and I couldn’t be more amererer! There’s restlessness, and then there’s home.”What, specifically, did Plant miss? Particular hilltops and views around here and in Wales.
Sadly for the readers, there still is a feeling I get when I look to the West [laughs].
’ He said, ‘That’s Robert Plant.’ I said, ‘What does he look like now?
The tears were rolling down our fat old cheeks.”Plant and I have met at the Hyatt Regency in Birmingham, where the valets know him simply as “Planty”.
“I walked past this guy sitting in a fold-out chair reading a music magazine, and it had a photo of us as nubiles. He said, ‘That’s Led Zeppelin.’ I said, ‘Ah, okay – and who’s that guy?
I had sunglasses on and my hair was up in a top-knot.
As the gritty, febrile “Turn It Up” details, Plant’s sense of alienation didn’t dissipate when he drove east of Tunica, Mississippi, to commune with the ghosts of the Delta blues greats who first inspired him: “I’m lost inside America/ I’m turning inside out/ I’m turning into someone else/ I heard so much about/ I’m blinded by the neon/ the righteous and the might/ I’m stuck inside the radio/ Turn it on and let me out.” “Patty and I tried a sort of zig-zag across the Atlantic,” says Plant, “but she didn’t share my penchant for cider and she used to marvel at the Black Country character I became after four pints of Thatchers.
My feelings are very much ones of sadness and regret, but I also disturbed myself.