Popa Chubby’s blues evoke life on the edge

DALTON — After a few decades in a particular line of work, many people are married to stability. Popa Chubby isn’t one of those people.

“I have no balance in my life at all. My life is completely unbalanced and out of control at most times, and I’m barely teetering on not going over the edge,” the 59-year-old singer/guitarist born Ted Horowitz told The Eagle by phone recently. “But what I’ve found is — I found a little trick from Keith Richards: Once you go over the edge, there’s a ledge over the edge, so the whole key is to just teeter on that ledge for as long as you can. It’s a precarious balance indeed, but I’ve become quite good at it. As a matter of fact, I may be the best besides Keith at living on that ledge.” For full article click here: Berkshire Eagle