VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Paul Young – ‘Wherever I Lay Hat (That’s My Home)’
March 19, 2018
If ever a convincing argument was made that a cover version can truly transcend and eclipse the source material, then you’re seeing it now.
Who can argue with the depth of emotion pouring from Paul Young? Or Pino Palladino’s signature fretless bass sound?
But there’s something that doesn’t sit quite right with the video and on repeated viewings we’ve finally put our finger on it: where the hell is Paul Young’s hat? Or isn’t he home right now?