1977: Ian Gillan’s turbulent year
How do you now perceive the year 1977 in your career?
With great joy and confusion. We were out of place and the world was changing. We were at the edge of the maelstrom.
But then again, as a musician, you’re not going to go away and lie down. You’re not going to put a bolt through your neck and start singing out of tune, are you?
– Interview by Geoff Barton