Billy MacKenzie wrote the extraordinary song The Rhythm Divine.
The masterpiece that DSB sang with Yello.
Thanks to Bigspendah for letting us know that there’s a Billy MacKenzie tribute night coming up in Dundee.
If you have never heard of him, he’s something of a cult figure.
He was in the band The Associates.
He was born in Dundee.
Sadly he committed suicide in 1997 at the age of 39.
There was a whole TV programme on him a few years back.
The best tribute is the song itself.
It’s been detailed at length in past blog pages, so let’s just watch: