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One guest, Stevie Nicks, is a good friend of 15 years and a former touring partner and Chris is clearly enormously fond of her.“We visit wounded soldiers in a couple of hospitals,” he says.Graduating in 1980 with a bachelor's degree in English and communications, Isaak moved to San Francisco.He started out as a solo act, but in the early 1980s Isaak formed a rockabilly-influenced group called Silvertone.“Hey Mr Lonely Man / I look in that mirror / You look so sad… Chris has never found a woman to measure up to his high school sweetheart Carole Lowe who died of cancer in 1999./ Since the girl left it’s all gone bad,” he sings and, later, he explains that all his songs are written from personal experience. “She was a damn good woman,” he says sadly, “but I was broke and she said: ‘What would we live on? She got cancer way too young but I got to see her and be in her life.” None of his subsequent relationships quite measured up though he says he’s still close to his former girlfriends.No sooner has Chris Isaak enveloped my hand in a bear-like shake than he’s grabbed his guitar and launched into a rendition of Willie Nelson’s Undo The Right (“If you don’t love me, darlin’, just leave me…”), his crooning baritone as muscular as ever.
’ And she said: ‘But you don’t.’ It was funny because we couldn’t see it [the situation] from that point where we were standing in life. His love life wasn’t helped by the fact that he spends so much time on the road, something he describes as the biggest drawback of being a musician.This life-changing experience helped to shape Isaak's enduring sound.Isaak attended college at the University of the Pacific in Stockton.Most artists view that kind of graft as a stepping stone to the big time but Chris has never lost his taste for grassroots performance.Fans might like to take a closer look if they happen to spot a busker in dark glasses and a cowboy hat playing country music. My brother and I will play outside the café until we have enough money for breakfast.” Despite the disguise, he was recognised on one memorable occasion: “This guy was with his girlfriend and she said: ‘That’s Chris Isaak!