Listen: Turkson Keiko, OZ, PAM discussed on Rock N Roll Archaeology
"And it's stones, you know. That leads me to my next subject, and that is your fiftieth birthday in Turkson Keiko's parrot bay. Yeah. The thing that got me all spotted on this adventure to begin with. Let me tell you that is definitely a wizard of Oz moment. Yeah. It was for us to it was for two. What do you want to start? You're you're going now your wife. Pam is still in the business, right? You know, she was until about three years ago. She sort of an that she she went to Morgan Stanley. And she's now a financial adviser and a number of her clients are entertainers, so she kinda made this leave. You know? It's funny. How light goes it's journey. Right. You know, and, you know, certain people over Morgan Stanley said, wow, you really should come into our business 'cause you really know that business, and and that's what happened then. That's what happened. She's loving. And it's great. And it's very interesting because she works with a number of new artists who are starting to make money, and they don't really know what to do with how to handle it, or, you know. Comes with the territory. Usually if you're that kind of art is you don't know how to do anything. That's right. That's the last thing you want to deal with you know, and you've heard the stories of the Stephen pilots and everybody else pissing. You know, don't make right, right. Right. Yeah. You know? So she she actually made a transition about five years ago. You know, she stayed in the business. She was in management for a long time. And then it music publishing with a guy named Rick wake. And they had a great company that worked with more of the diva style pop music. You know Sweeney on stuff had some hits with J lo and people like that. I Attari big names Spain's tickets. Yeah. But in two thousand eight she was still in the business and Yep. You guys is it your fiftieth birthday. And you guys go to pair bay. Did you do that on purpose or now now now so why why flights to go to nice place? Of Bill for my fifty. Right. Right. Powered. Otherwise, I wouldn't go anywhere. Right, right. You're absolutely right. Just tell me when I gotta be I'm all in, you know. So she books us case para que and for those that don't know parak- as part of the in Keiko silence. But it's a very private island the island has one resort which is very it's very finish and very health conscious. You know, it's got, you know, great spa world renowned and all that kind of thing. Then there's a Tannen dozen private houses on the island. You know? Sure. I tell the story. So so she books say -cation, and I'm like, okay crop. What's is gonna cost me? Yada, yada. You know that kind of thing, but but it's wonderful. It's sunny climate, and I'm getting out of New York in March, and that's a wonderful thing. So we get to Turkey sin Keiko's, and we take the we take a private launch, which ends up taking us over to the para que the island, and, you know, a couple of houses off to the side before we're like, well, that's really nice those kinda, you know, big bungalow type beach houses that kind of thing, and we go to the, you know, we check in. And we do all that we have dinner little tire. I night when they're like, ten o'clock. We're like what's go? Let's go have a nightcap. So you know, we take a stroll over to the Tiki hut. And there's you know, one guy old guy looks like a semen sitting there with a dog and another couple on the other side of the bar. So I I'm a dog. So we can I go down to the. The dog. It's a golden lab. Beautiful bad. And from above me. I hear the voice she don't pumpkin my girl, and she and I look up and it's fucking Keith Richards, K totally decked out in not pirate garb, but look like a pie. Yeah. Yeah. Yeah. Yeah. Yeah.."