Pink Floyd, Wish You Were Here
  • Pink Floyd, Wish You Were Here

Click here to read part one of this interview.

At the end of part one, Storm Thorgerson had asked me if, on the cover of Wish You Were Here (pictured in the thumbnail on the left), the “man on fire” in the photograph was in fact on fire. My answer, “yes and no,” prompted him to guide me on a tour of his exhibit, wherein he somehow managed to interrogate me.

So is he on fire or not?

Well, I always thought that he was a stuntman, so the jacket and the hair are on fire, but they’re not really him . . .

But you didn’t answer my question: Is he on fire?