I guess we have to ask. What was the promise?
He was signing autographs after a concert (not so well known back then), and I told him that my band did a cover of one of his songs. He thought that was cool and asked if I could send him a tape. I had never gotten around to it, and it had been bugging me all these years. I handed him a thumb drive last night, and he seemed quite pleased (and surprised), and said "I've been waiting for this!".
I'll Be Mellow When I'm Dead (original version
and our version)
. Also, let it be noted for the record that the picture of us together was taken on February 30.