Andrew Weatherall on Ass-Kissing for Superstar Success
“I stood at the bottom of that pole and looked up and thought to myself ‘The view’s pretty good.
But it’s very greasy and there are a lot of bottoms up there that I might have to brush my lips against. So, maybe I’ll give it a miss’.” (Independent )
Acid house pioneer/ underground legend Andrew Weatherall recalls consciously rejecting climbing the ‘slippery showbiz pole’ necessary to become a superstar DJ, in the early 90s.